It is with deep sadness that the family announces the peaceful passing of Richard at the Brantford General Hospital on August 5th, 2019 with family by his side. Richard was born and raised in Montreal and was a resident of the Brant Terrace wing at the John Noble Home for the last three years. Predeceased by his parents Joseph and Dorothy Kinsella (nee Poirer) and brothers Brian and Donald. Survived by his brother Jimmy (Yan) Kinsella and sister in law Tania Kinsella and several nieces and nephews. Cherished husband to Eilyne Cheevers-Kinsella, father to Michael (Ginny) Kinsella, Janice (TJ) Kinsella and Lana (Luis) Da Silva. Loving stepfather to Tim (Tesha) Peel, Mike (Kim) Cheevers and Don (Cheryl) Cheevers. Adored Grandpa to Brieanna and Gracie and Poppa Rick to Evan, Nicola, Adam, Brooke, Jacob, Bradley, Harlow, Bronson and Brielle. Richard will be deeply missed by numerous friends and extended family. A special thank you to the wonderful staff at the John Noble Home and the Critical care team and staff of medical 7 at the BGH. Friends will be received at BECKETT-GLAVES FAMILY FUNERAL CENTRE, 88 Brant Ave., Brantford, 519-752-4331 on Thursday, August 8, 2019 from 12:00-2:00 p.m. Memorial Service will be held on Thursday August 8, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. If so desired, donations can be made to the John Noble Home Family Council or the Alzheimers Association.
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