Richard James Obituary, In Memoriam Of Richard James


Richard James Obituary, Death – In memory of Richard James, affectionately known as “Scruffy,” the family invites all who knew and loved him to join in commemorating his life. Richard peacefully departed this world on December 16, 2023, at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, surrounded by his family. At the age of 50, Richard leaves behind a legacy of love and warmth.

He was the cherished husband of Michelle, a loving father to Robyn and Ben, and a dear son, brother, uncle, and friend to many. His presence touched the lives of those around him, and he will be profoundly missed by all who had the privilege of knowing him. A funeral service to celebrate Richard’s life will be held at Bervie Parish Church on Friday, December 29th, at 2 p.m. The family extends an open invitation to all who wish to pay their respects and share in the memories of a life well-lived.

In lieu of flowers, the family kindly requests that donations be made at the church door towards the M.S. Society. This thoughtful gesture aligns with Richard’s spirit of giving, ensuring that his memory continues to make a positive impact on the lives of others. As friends and family gather to bid farewell to Richard, they find solace in the shared memories and the enduring love he left behind. The legacy of Scruffy lives on in the hearts of those who were fortunate enough to have known him.