Richard Daniel Marcus

Funeral Service: Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at 2:00 PM
Paperman & Sons
Shiva: Strictly Private Shiva. Thank you for respecting the family's wishes.
Cemetery: Kehal Israel Memorial Park
Donations: Charity of your choice

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49 Condolences

janet blumer - 23 days ago

dear Eileen and family My very deepest sympathy to you on the passing of your beloved son ,Richard, I hope you will find strength and courage at this most difficult time. My thoughts are withyou. Janet Blumer

Ellie Israel - 23 days ago

To the Entire Extended Marcus Family, (From Manila in the Philippines) I was shocked and distraught to learn of Richard's passing. Please accept my profound condolences. Though no word of mine will lessen your grief, I do hope the beautiful memories you have of him will serve as a consolation for you. May you all be spared from further sorrow. Ellie Israel

Steven Deckelbaum - 24 days ago

Our deepest condolences to Richard's family. Elaine and Steve

Ruth Ickman - 24 days ago

Dear Lisa, Freddy, and entire family, Please accept our most sincere condolences on the untimely passing of your dear brother. May you be spared further sorrow for many years to come. Ruth and Garry Ickman

Fran Wilansky - 26 days ago

Dear Lisa, Freddy and entire family, my deepest condolences to all of you for this tragic loss. My you take comfort in knowing that he is not alone.

Shauna Vineberg - 27 days ago

Dear Marcus Family, I have such fond memories of Richard from St. George’s. He almost always had a smile. Richard had a way of putting anyone at ease with his charm and kindness. He will be missed! My deep felt condolences to you. Sincerely, Shauna Vineberg

Marilyn Golfman - 27 days ago

Our deepest condolences on Richard’s passing. Sincerely Marilyn & Walter Golfman

Marci & Jeremy Cohen - 27 days ago

Dear Marcus Family, We are truly saddened by the loss of Richard (known and loved by our family as Dickey Dan) and extend our most profound condolences to you all. He had a zest for life and could always light up a room with his smile and easiness...he will be dearly missed. I have many fond memories of Richard and his incredible friendship with Stephen. It was an honor to have known him and been able to spend time with him be it in Montreal, Jamaica, Palm Beach, or wherever. We wish you all the best during the challenging days and months ahead and hope you can take comfort in knowing that he will always be with us in spirit and will be looking down on all of us from above.

Dr. Maureen Slattery - 27 days ago

On behalf of our family, Tara Durley and Maureen Slattery Durley send our deepest sympathy to your family on the passing of Richard. We are grateful for knowing him during his university years. We remember the gentle expression of his original spark of life, his pronounced kindness, intelligence and humour. May you be sustained by loving memories of him and spared further sorrows.

Rick Virag - 27 days ago

Dicky Dan..... sigh. One of the OGs, Bubbies, Brothers. A lot of great times, great memories. You will be sadly missed. Just heard from you after the New Year and we were looking forward having a major reunion with the boys. Just super saddened. R.I.P. my brother.

Ella & Henry - 28 days ago

Dear Lisa, Please accept our deepest sympathy on the passing of your brother Richard and know our thoughts are with you. May you be sustained by loving memories and be spared further sorrow. Fondly Ella and Henry

joan dennick - 28 days ago

Dear Eileen. So sorry to hear of Richards passing. It certainly was a shock to hear about his demise. Since I don't live too far if I could be of any help please call on me. All the best to you and your family Joan

Jonathan Hollinger - 28 days ago

On behalf of my immediate family and myself, I want to extend our deepest sympathies on the loss of Richard. You are all in our thoughts and prayers.

Marlene Shama - 28 days ago

Dear Lisa , Freddy and Marcus Family, My sincere condolences on the untimely passing of Richard. May his spirit always surround you with love and console you.

Ilana Postelnik - 28 days ago

My deepest condolences to you. Richard and I shared some fun memories and his passing is a great loss. He was a great guy!

Leora Cukier - 28 days ago

Dear Marcus family, I met Richard at the training program at ScotiaMcLeod, in Toronto many years ago. We studied together, although it became very apparent that he didn't need to study! I realized then how smart he was. We stayed in touch throughout our respective careers; more recently we would run into each other on Greene Ave., and have nice conversations. My condolences to your family.

Shelley and Hilary Mann - 28 days ago

Dear Lisa, Freddie, and family, Sending our deepest condolences on the loss of your dear brother and brother-in-law. May you have no more sorrow and only be comforted by the happy memories that you shared.

Nancy Cummings Gold - 28 days ago

Dear Marcus Family, please accept our condolences. We are so deeply saddened to hear of Richards passing. Our hearts and thoughts are with you at this time. May the love of family and friends bring some comfort in these dark days. Maybyou all be spared further sorrow and may Richards memory be a blessing for you always.

Nancy Cleman - 28 days ago

Dear Marcus family Please accept our sincere condolences on your loss. Richard was a wonderful person who left us too soon Nancy and Linda Cleman

Gina Pearl - 28 days ago

Dear Eileen, Philip, Lisa and Robert, So heartbreaking and sorry to hear that our cousin Richard has passed away. Our thoughts are with all of you at this time. May you be comforted by your memories. יהי זכרו ברוך Love, Gina and family in Israel

Claire Desjardins & David Glickman - 28 days ago

To the Marcus family, Richard was a former schoolmate at St. Georges, and both David and I remember him fondly. I (Claire) had the pleasure of being his neighbour in Westmount, too, for a few years. During that time, I got to know him, as we went for walks on the mountain, and enjoyed regular lunches out together. He kept me laughing with his subtle yet pointed sense of humour. Only very smart, sensitive people can be funny the way that Richard could be! I knew him to be a kind-hearted, generous person. I am so sad to learn that he is gone, and find it difficult to digest. We will be unable to make the funeral, unfortunately, but we send you all lots of love. Warm regards, Claire & David.

Glenn Curl - 29 days ago

My deepest condolences to Philip and all his family at the unexpected lose of Richard.

Evelyn Shrier - 29 days ago

I am very saddened to have learned about the death of Richard...he was a long time neighbour at Westmount Square. I send my condolences to his family and all who loved him...

John Stuart - 29 days ago

Philip, to you and your family, please accept my deepest condolences for your family's loss.

Shirley Ann Lewis - 29 days ago

To Richards family. We wish you our heartfelt sympathies on your loss of Richard. He was a beautiful, talented and smart man. May his memory be a source of comfort for you Shirley Ann and Peter Lewis

Joanne Garfinkle - 29 days ago

Dear Marcus family, Richard and I attended St George’s together. I will always remember how talented he was ! He played the organ and realized his dream by playing at the forum for a hockey game. His math scores were always above average without ever studying. His sense of style and humour was always a cut above the rest I recently had the opportunity of hearing Richard speak at Dan Wisebord’s wedding. As his best man, he was eloquent and humorous ( true to form ) I unfortunately can not attend the funeral but my prayers and thoughts are with you. I also want to wish Lisa a speedy recovery. I miss you Richard

Cheryl Sokoloff - 29 days ago

I want to extend my condolences to the entire family. I remember Richard from our days at Talmud Torah. I always considered him a friend. I know it is a long time ago, but I treasure those days and memories. The expos were playing at Jarry Park, and I vaguely remember Richard offering to take me, though we never did go. Like I said, it was a long time ago. I am so sorry for your loss. May you all be spared any further sorrow.BDE

David Douek - 29 days ago

Dear Philip & Family, I was deeply saddened by the news of Richard's passing. I will always have fond memories of kind, warm, wise and always eager to help others. My heartfelt condolences to you and your family. David Douek

Sam and Kathleen Lazare - 29 days ago

Dear Marcus Family..Our sincere condolences to you all at this most difficult time. Sam and Kathleen Lazare Helen Lazare

Robert Beiles - 29 days ago

Dear Auntie Eileen , Philip , Lisa and Robert Richard was a kind and gentle soul with an incredible sense of humor who touched so many of us . I wish there were words to help ease the pain of losing him way to early . Rest in peace dear cousin , you will be sadly missed .

arlene shulman - 29 days ago

Dear Eileen. Our heartfelt condolences to you and your family on your loss. Arlene Shulman & George Smolkin

Albert Borenstein - 29 days ago

Dear Philip & Family, our deepest sympathy at this most difficult time. May you find comfort and strength in your memories of Richard . Our deepest condolences, Anne & Albert Borenstein

Johnnie Reisler - 29 days ago

Marcus family and friends, Richard was brilliant, charming and loved by everyone who ever knew him. That is his legacy. My very deepest sympathies to you at this difficult time. May only good memories strengthen you. DD, things didn't define, your good heart did. I will dearly miss you.

Bluma and Brian Blicher - 29 days ago

Dear Lisa and Freddy and family, We are truly so very sorry for your loss. May you find some comfort in your memories. Be well!

Marilyn Berger - 29 days ago

Dear Eileen, my heart breaks for you and your family. May you find strength in your memories.

Steven Beiles - 29 days ago

Dear Aunt Eileen, Philip, Robert, Lisa, and family, Words can’t describe how sorry I am to hear of Richard’s passing. It is such a profound loss. I will always how very fond memories of him. He had such a great wit and a wonderful sense of humor. May you get some comfort and solace knowing the number of lives he touched and be spared from any further pain. Love, Steven, Renee, Jonathan, and Noah

Paul Azeff - 29 days ago

To the Marcus family. No words can console you on such a loss. Richard was loved by all his friends and his passing has left a void in all of us. Richard, I know you are looking down on all of us from Heaven, when the EXPOS come back it won't be the same without you, Rest In Peace

Robert Berman - 29 days ago

Dear Eileen and Family, I am so sorry for your loss. I am sure that having your lovely family around you will be a great comfort. My sincerest sympathies, Robert

Jane and Larry Plotnick - 29 days ago

To all his family and friends, our sincere sympathies at this unexpected and truly tragic loss. Over 30+ years of friendship, business together, social times, and respect. We are thinking about all the good and even the recent new year wishes exchanged… all now with a heavy heart and soul. It is so very difficult to lose someone so memorable, and especially at such a very young age. We are confident that Richard has left behind a thousand moments that will live in our hearts forever. We never part with those we love, as they are with us always in heart and spirit. May we all find the comfort in those memories that are ours to cherish always, and strength in the family and friendships of those who share this loss. Special blessings.. today and always.

Stephanie Israel Friedman - 29 days ago

Dear Marcus Family, It is with a heavy heart that I send the entire family my condolences on Richards passing. I have been part of a very special group that have all been friends since our teens years and always looked forward to our get togethers through mitzvahs, birthdays, online chats or running into each other. He was a special unique and funny wonderful person. May you all be spared any further sorry. Missing you Dicky Dan -from Effage.

Eileen Cohen - 29 days ago

Please accept my sincere and heartfelt sympathy. Eileen Cohen/Kokin

Patricia Hollinger - 29 days ago

Dear Mrs. Marcus, Robert, Lisa, and Phillip, It is with profound sadness that Kerry and I heard about Richard’s passing. We have such love and so many fond memories of him. Kerry babysitting him, me dancing with him at the Breakers. He was such a wonderful person who expressed to me last year, how much he loved all of you. Richard is gone way too soon, but I know that he is in the loving arms of his dad and busy chatting about art with our mom and dad. All our love at this sorrowful time. Patty and Kerry Hollinger

Anne Perlman - 29 days ago

Dear Eileen, Lisa, Robert and Philip, Our sincere condolences on the passing of your beloved Richard. We hope that the memories that you cherish, will provide you with some comfort now and in the months ahead. Our thoughts are with you. Anne perlman and family.

Lizzy Pearl - 29 days ago

Dear Eileen, Lisa, Philip, Robert and families. I’m so sad about Richard’s passing. I have many fond memories of him when we were growing up; and I enjoyed keeping in touch casually from afar on Facebook. May his memory be a blessing to all who loved him and may you be granted health and peace. Love, Lizzy and family

Rachel and Jerry Schneiderman - 29 days ago

Dear Eileen, Phillip, Lisa and Robert Our hearts break for you on the loss of Richard May you find strength from each other in your grief and sadness Love, Rachel and Jerry

Victoria Jonas - 29 days ago

Dear Marcus Family : Richard was one of my favourite Scotia clients from 1987 into the 21st century. Please accept my sincere condolences . May you find peace during this difficult time. Victoria Jonas

Gita and Jerry Pearl - 29 days ago

Dearest Eileen,Philip, Lisa and Robert. We are so so sorry. We will miss Richard,. We shared our love of baseball with him, even following his beloved Expos to Pittsburgh. Richard’s memory will be a blessing to all of us who loved him. Gita and Jerry

Hinda Deckelbaum - 29 days ago

Lisa, very sad to learn of the loss of Richard, your brother. My sympathy to your mother, your siblings, all nieces, and nephews. Thinking of you,

Brian Israel - 29 days ago

Fair winds and following seas Dick Marcus. Baruch Dayan Ha Emet