Richard J. “Richie” Alwardt

1956 ∼ 2021

Richard J. “Richie” Alwardt

Richard J. “Richie” Alwardt, of Falmouth and formerly of Oak Bluffs, passed away on February 2, 2021. He resided in Florida for 30 yrs. with his wife of 47 years, Joanne (Marshall) Alwardt. He passed at the age of 65 from COVID-related complications.  

He was a Marine Veteran, honorably discharged. He worked for the United States Postal Service, and belonged to the Falmouth Elks and the Moose Club of Cape Coral, Florida. He enjoyed basketball, bowling, fishing, hunting, camping, and was an avid sports fan.  

In addition to his wife, he is survived by sisters Anita Cohen and Doreen Montalvo. He is pre-deceased by father Frank Alwardt, mother Beverly (Ferreira) Kuehnemund, step-father Evan “Babe” Peters, and brother Frank R. Alwardt. he had many nieces and nephews, Great and Great- Great nieces & nephews and many cousins.  

In lieu of flowers, donations in Richie’s memory may be made to American Cancer Society (www.cancer.org) or to Falmouth Veterans Services, 59 Town Hall Square, Falmouth, MA 02540.

Donations

In lieu of flowers, donations in Richie’s memory may be made to American Cancer Society (www.cancer.org) or to Falmouth Veterans Services, 59 Town Hall Square, Falmouth, MA 02540.

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Richard J. “Richie” Alwardt

1956 ∼ 2021

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