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October 2, 2012

Richard L. 'Rich' Contorelli Jr., 50

Methuen — Richard L. ‘Rich’ Contorelli Jr., 50, of Methuen passed away Friday September 28, 2012 at Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital in Cambridge. Rich was born in Methuen was the son of Richard L. Contorelli Sr. & Sandra (Hamlin) Contorelli of Methuen. Rich was educated in Methuen Schools and attended Greater Lawrence Regional Vocational School.

Rich was employed as a laborer in the construction field for many years and was a member of Local 175 Construction & Laborers Union. He also worked as an auto body/ automotive technician, and loved to tinker with his car and would help anyone else with theirs. His real love was riding his Harley with friends for long rides and some food and fun. Rich also loved to collect model trucks and trains. Rich will also be greatly missed by his family and friends.

Rich is also survived by a sister Donna Contorelli, brothers Mark Contorelli & David Contorelli, his three nephews Anthony, Nathan, Matthew, as well as many aunts, uncles and cousins.

ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends will be warmly received at visiting hours on Thursday, October 4th from 4:00pm to 8:00pm at Cataudella Funeral Home, 126 Pleasant Valley St. Methuen, MA. A mass of Christian burial will take place Friday, October 5th at 11:00am at St. Lucy’s Church 254 Merrimack St. Methuen. Burial will follow in Elmwood Cemetery Methuen.

For online condolences or directions please visit www.cataudellafh.com