We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Carolina Mortuary Service and Cremation
Richard Thomas Colombotti passed peacefully into God’s hands on July 27, 2022. Richard was born June 18, 1955 , in Brooklyn New York to the late Raymond Colombotti and Dorothy Colombotti.
He has lost his life due to a rare form of blood cancer. Ricks wishes is that everyone get tested anytime your body tells you anything is wrong and do yearly checkups for cancer, while his cancer was very rare and effects only 1 in 10 million, there are easily detected cancers that can be found and stopped with regular screenings.
Richard is survived by:
Lisa Marie Longo
Sister in laws:
Richard recently retired after 44 years at Duke energy in 2021.
Richard enjoyed Music, Movies, And cars throughout his life. He especially loved music, Like Jimmy Buffett, U2, and all classic rock. He spent most of his life in Florida enjoying the sunshine and hanging out with his close friends and family.
Those who had the privilege of knowing Richard will be forever grateful that they knew him.
Richard was a generous man and helped many people less fortunate then himself.
Richard has lived in Florida, New York City and Charlotte North Carolina
Richard has requested that a service not be held.
Donations can be sent to the American Cancer Society