Richard Lee Bridgham Sr. , age 78, of Carmel, passed away on 8/28/19 surrounded by his family.
Rich was born in Brooklyn and raised in White Plains by the late Norma (née Halvorsen) and Minot Bridgham. He worked for the City of White Plains and served as a firefighter for 20 years.
Rich was also the owner of Patrician Pacific Paint Contracting Company. Upon his retirement from the fire department, Rich worked as a professional corporate driver for both Xerox and the CEO of HSBC.
He is predeceased by his adoring wife Patricia Bridgham, who was the light of his life. He is survived by his three loving children, Cheryl Bridgham, Eileen (Nick) Kounios, Richard Lee Bridgham Jr. (Debra), four grandchildren, Michael and Patrick Bridgham, Aidan and Liam Kounios, his brother Robert (Janet ) Bridgham and many beloved nieces, nephews and cousins.
A private family service is planned.
Contributions in Richards name can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association http://act.alz.org/goto/EileenBridghamKounios