NORTH GROSVENORDALE- Richard Louis Negip, 63, of Riverside Drive, died Thursday May 4, 2006 at Day Kimball Hospital. Born in North Grosvenordale, he was the son of the late Alush and Stella (Lenky) Negip. He was a lifelong town resident.
Mr. Negip worked as a caretaker for the Thompson Housing Authority. He was an avid painter and enjoyed woodworking.
He is survived by 2 brothers, Maurice Negip of Webster and Edward Negip of Thompson, 3 sisters, Virginia Lavallee of Charlton, MA, Helen Fontaine of North Grosvenordale and Stasia Buczynski of Eagle River, Alaska and many loving nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late Doris Augustynski, Theresa LeBoeuf and Emile Negip.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 am Thursday June 8, 2006 in St. Joseph Church, 20 Main St., North Grosvenordale. Burial in St. Joseph Cemetery. Arrangements by the Gilman Funeral Home.