Richard “Dick” Lombardi, age 77

of Quincy

Richard “Dick” Lombardi, age 77

Quincy – Richard “Dick” Lombardi, age 77, a lifelong resident of Quincy, died peacefully, Monday, December 13, 2021 at South Shore Hospital in Weymouth, in the comfort of his loving family.

Richard was born in Boston, to the late Antonio and Edith M. (Stewart) Lombardi. Raised and educated in Quincy, he was a graduate of Quincy High School, Class of 1962.

Dick was a Vietnam era veteran and proud to have served in the United States Navy as an AA aboard the aircraft carrier, U.S.S. Wasp (CVS 18).

He was the owner and operator of the former Lombardi’s Hi Gloss Auto Reconditioning in Weymouth for thirty years and had been retired for many years.

Dick was a longtime, well-known baseball coach in Quincy’s Babe Ruth League, volunteering from 1991-2008. He also served as President of Quincy’s Babe Ruth Baseball for many years and during his tenure brought and hosted three Babe Ruth World Series to the City of Quincy.

He was also an avid Boston sports fan and especially enjoyed the Red Sox, Patriots, and Bruins.

Beloved husband for fifty-six years of Constance J. “Connie” (Rollins) Lombardi.

Devoted father of Richard Lombardi, Jr., Michael Lombardi and Krysty Bonczek, all of Quincy.

Dear brother of Frances Pitts of Weymouth, Anthony Wynands of Weare, N.H., and the late Hendrik “Hank” Wynands.

Dick is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Visiting hours will be held at the Sweeney Brothers Home for Funerals, 1 Independence Avenue, Quincy, on Friday, December 17, from 4 – 7 p.m. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Funeral Services will be conducted at the funeral home on Saturday, December 18, at 10:30 a.m. Reverend Drew Hanson, Pastor of First Presbyterian Church of Quincy, will officiate. Military honors will be conducted at the conclusion of the service.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Richard’s memory may be made to the Leukemia Research Foundation, 191 Waukegan Road, Suite 105, Northfield, IL 60093.

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  • My sincere condolences to the family. I have fond memories with Dick on our golf weekends. Rest In Peace my friend.

  • I’m so very sorry for the loss of Richard. May you Rest In Peace.

  • Dear Connie, so sorry to hear about Dicks passing. I will reach out to you this Spring when we get home.😢❤️😢

  • Condolences to all family and friends. We were classmates at QHS!
    RIP Dick!

  • Connie, Rich and Michael,
    Our hearts are broken alongside yours. There are simply no words to express how much we will miss Uncle Dick. Know that we are thinking of you, praying for you and loving you from afar.
    Love, Tony and Candy

  • I was a classmate of Richard at the old Lincoln Elementary school in Quincy and we both went to the First Presbyterian church. This was back in 1952-55 time.
    May God bless him.

  • Dear Connie, and Family, I’ve been a friend of Dick’s for just about my whole life. We were only 2 years apart, and we were always having sport events at Lincoln Schoolyard or Kincaide Park He excelled in Basketball, And Baseball. Getting on his team was a guaranteed win. Later in life we had our little neighborhood “Private” club and even later our monthly luncheon meetings at different restaurants on the south shore. It was an honor to know him and I will cherish the memories. If I may say God Bless You “Dick”.. Rest In Peace.

  • Connie, So very sorry to read of Dick’s passing. Please know my thoughts are with you. May he rest easy.

  • Dear Connie…..I am so sorry to hear of Dick’s passing. My sincere sympathies to
    you and your family. Thinking of you. Faith Heffernan

  • Sending condolences from our family to yours.