Richard Melcher Ulvila Jr.

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Richard Melcher Ulvila Jr. of New Hampton entered into rest on Monday, Feb. 5, 2018. He was 52.

The son of the Richard M. Ulvila Sr. and Judith White Ulvila, he was born March 17, 1965, in Quincy, Mass.

Survivors include his loving wife, Patricia Jankowski Ulvila; daughter Jaclyn J. Ulvila; son Richard M. Ulvila III; father Richard M. Ulvila Sr.; mother-in-law Theresa Jankowski; sister Heidi Ulvila-Stevens and husband James; brother James Ulvila; brother Steven Ulvila and wife Jeanette; brother Matthew Ulvila; sister Aimee Stone and husband J. Ryan; brother Michael Ulvila; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law Edward Jankowski and wife Wendy and Leonard Jankowski and wife Jan. He is further survived by 19 nieces and nephews.

Visitation was held Feb. 9 at T.S. Purta Funeral Home in the Village of Florida.

A Funeral Mass was held Feb. 10 at St. Joseph Church in the Village of Florida.

A private cremation followed and burial of his ashes will be held in the future.

Funeral arrangements were under the direction of the T.S. Purta Funeral Home.

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