Richard (Richie) Mavilia, of Hull, died peacefully after a long illness on Aug. 15. He was 71.
He was born in Weymouth to the late Grace (Tricomi) and Alfred Mavilia. Raised in Weymouth, he graduated from Weymouth High School.
Richie was a manager at Bay Point Marina, where he worked for 25 years. He was known for his excellent people skills and his legendary memory. “Best guy I ever met” is how people often referred to him.
Richie was the beloved husband of Andrea (Reno) Mavilia, of Hull, father of Stephen Mavilia and his wife, Stacey, of Hanson, and loving grandfather of Rylan Mavilia. He was the brother of Ronald Mavilia and his wife, Susan, of Cohasset; David Mavilia, of Rhode Island; and Paul Mavilia and his husband, Dennis Shaw, of Gardner. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews, and friends.
He will be missed by all who knew him.
A Celebration of Life service will be held on Aug. 27 at Bay Pointe Waterfront Restaurant, Quincy, from 3-7 p.m. Please see http://www.keohane.com for online condolences.