Richard died Jan. 8, 2022, at his home in Naples, Fla.

At Princeton Richard majored in biology. He worked as a Keyceptor, on publicity for the Orange Key, and as a cartoonist for the Princeton Tiger. He served as treasurer and business manager for Tower Club and was part of the Bicker Committee. 

Following graduation Richard attended Columbia University Medical School, followed by an internship at the University of California, San Francisco, and ophthalmologic residency at Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary and Harvard Medical School, and a neurology fellowship at Maida Vale Medical Centre in London. He then spent 40 years as a physician and clinical professor at Harvard Medical School. 

An accomplished author, he wrote numerous articles, two books, and lectured all over the world. He enjoyed international travel and indulged his passions for art, music, and literature.

Richard married his high school sweetheart, Lois, and they enjoyed 56 years together. In addition to Lois, he is survived by his daughter, Katherine ’94; son-in-law Jeff; and grandchildren Connor and Taylor. The class extends its condolences to the family.   

Undergraduate Class of 1962