Richard Albert Dalessio, 83,of Juno Beach, passed away peacefully on November 18, 2019, surrounded by his loving family. Richard was the youngest of three children born to Joseph and Josephine on July 29, 1936, in Cleveland, Ohio. Richard, a cabinet maker by trade, moved his family from Cleveland, in 1974, to Juno Isles. In 1985, after many years in the construction industry, he established Dalessio Construction. Over the years Richard remained friends with the owners of every house he built. Richard was a devout Catholic and founding member of St. Paul of the Cross Catholic Church.
He leaves behind to celebrate his life his devoted wife of 61 years, JoAnn; his children, Theresa (Keith) Parenteau, Cyndi (John) Lott, Richard (Cristin); seven grandchildren, Marty (Alexis), Melanie (Michael), Ashley (Judd), Emily, Taylor, Maggie, and Vincent; six great-grandchildren; his brothers, Anthony and Michael (Anne); brother-in-law, Joseph Kavulis, and many adored nieces, nephews, and cherished friends.
A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11:00 AM Saturday, November 30, 2019, at St. Paul of the Cross Catholic Church, 10970 Jack Nicklaus Drive, North Palm Beach. In lieu of flowers, the family request donations in Richard's name to: The Angleman Syndrome Foundation, 75 Executive Drive, Suite 327, Aurora, IL 60504, Tel: 630-978-4245 www.angelman.org.
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The Angleman Syndrome Foundation
75 Executive Drive, Suite 327, Aurora IL 60504