Richard Drake
Date of Birth:  February 3, 1934
Date of Death:  November 5, 2017
Arrangements:

Visitation
  • Stallings Funeral Home, P.A.  
  • 3111 Mountain Road, Pasadena, MD 21122     View Map
  • Thursday, November 9, 2017   4 PM - 7 PM
Service
  • Stallings Funeral Home, P.A.  
  • 3111 Mountain Road, Pasadena, MD 21122     View Map
  • Thursday, November 9, 2017   6:30 PM
Burial
  • Private  
  • N/A      
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Details:
  • Richard Drake, 83, a 30 year resident of Pasadena, passed away Sunday, November 5, 2017 at Hospice of the Chesapeake.  

    Mr. Drake was born February 3, 1934 in Queens, NY to the late Cecil and Elizabeth. He served honorably in the US Navy for 30 years as Master Chief serving coast to coast as well as in Cuba and Iceland. Following his retirement, he worked at Cross Auto and later for Kinder Park as a gate guard until his illness. He was a member at Marley United Methodist Church where he volunteered as an Usher. He was an avid Orioles fan and enjoyed crossword puzzles. 

    Mr. Drake is survived by his wife of 61 years, Mary Ellen, daughters Joy Ellen Dwyer and husband James, Judy Lynn Pasko and husband Joseph, brother Robert C. Drake, sister Faith Dodge, 2 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. 

    Friends may call Thursday, November 9th from 4-7 pm with a service starting at 6:30 pm at Stallings Funeral Home, 3111 Mountain Road, Pasadena, MD 21122. He will be laid to rest at Crownsville Veterans Cemetery. 

    In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Chesapeake, 90 Ritchie Highway, Pasadena, MD 21122.