June 21, 2014
Richard Joseph “Rich” Cordeiro, 77, of Honolulu, a small business owner, barbershop singer and retired Navy master chief petty officer, quartermaster, navigation instructor and defense technical writer, died in Honolulu. He was born inFall River, Mass. He is survived by wife Alyse, sons Rich Jr. and Michael, daughters Linda and Melanie, five grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Services:3 p.m. Friday aboard the USS Missouri. Shuttles will run from Arizona Bowfin parking lot to the Missouri. Please email RichCordeiroRemembrance@yahoo.com if you plan to attend. In lieu of flowers, honorariums may be made to Sounds of Aloha Barbershop Chorus, the Hawaii Foodbank or charity of your choice. Online condolences:oahumortuary.com.