Richard Lamattina 73, of Middleton MA, died February 4, 2021 surrounded by his loving family.
Born in Everett, he was raised in Medford and graduated from Medford High School. He was a man of strong principles, hard work, success and commitment. He loved life, food, telling stories, the beach, hunting, fishing, music, movies, and traveling. But most of all he loved his family first.
His love for food led him to be an owner of several successful restaurants and a soup manufacturing company.
He leaves behind his wife and lifelong sweetheart Nancy Whitney Lamattina, son Michael S Lamattina and wife Kirsten Lamattina, daughter Julianne Lamattina Post and husband Stephen Post, son David R Lamattina and wife Iraima Lamattina, daughter Lindsay W Lamattina, and his precious grandchildren Noelle, Jacob, Nicholas, Benjamin, Daniel, Alexander, Isabella, Alessandra, and Eleanor. He was the brother of Lois M. (Lamattina) Leonard and her husband Dr. Thomas G. Leonard of Salisbury, MA. A private service will be held at the Mackey Funeral Home in Middleton MA. In Lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Calvary Christian Church, 47 Grove St., Lynnfield, MA01940 and New England Bible Church, 60 Chandler Rd., Andover, MA 01810. Visit www.mackeyfuneralhome.com to leave a condolence for the family.
To send flowers to Richard's family, please visit our floral store.