Richard D. Hamilton, 82, died peacefully after a long illness. Richard went home to be with his Lord May 27, 2018. He was born in Scotland to the late James and Agnes Love Hamilton. Besides his parents he was predeceased by his loving wife, Margaret “Rita” Hamilton. Richard served four years in the British Army; he later moved to the United States, became an American citizen and met the love of his life Rita together they shared 56 years.
He is survived by his children, Maureen Curry, Jackie Hamilton and Kathleen Kling, and her husband, Bill; seven grandchildren; his sister, Wilma Cameron; and many nieces and nephews.
At the request of the family services will be private. Graham Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Chesapeake will be caring for arrangements. Please visit www.grahamfuneralhome.com to leave a condolence to the family.