Sep 02, 1946 - Mar 19, 2019
September 2, 1946 – March 19, 2019. The family announces with sorrow his passing on March 19, 2019 at the age of 72. Beloved husband of Suzanne Given. Son of the late William Given and the late Jessie Given (née Schlievert). He leaves in sorrow his children : Kim Given (Nicolas Jean) and Allen Given (Pam); his grandchildren : Karl, Alex Sonya and Caleb as well as 2 great-grandchildren. Survived by his brother David Given. Predeceased by his siblings : Harry Given, Terry Given and Gary Schlievert. A Celebration of Life in Richard’s memory will be celebrated at the Royal Canadian Legion, Eastview Branch, 274 Cyr Avenue, Ottawa, ON on Saturday, March 30th from 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Donations in Richard’s memory may be made to the Royal Canadian Legion – Poppy Fund or the Canadian Cancer Society, would be greatly appreciated.
My sincere condolences to Suzanne and the family. I knew Richard from playing darts with him. He was very instrumental to my game. Always pleasant and always had a joke or 2 to share everytime we bumped heads. Rest in peace my friend.
Suzanne & family,
Our deepest sympathies on your loss. Rick was a great friend with a wonderful sense of humour.
Lay in peace dear friend.It was great making good memories with you.You were such a nice person and we will miss you very much.