Hardage-Giddens Rivermead Funeral Home

127 Blanding Blvd, Orange Park, FL


Richard F. Sliwinski Sr.

April 7, 1932June 18, 2020

Richard is survived by his daughter Sheila Garbecki and son-in-law Robert Garbecki, son, Rick Sliwinski, brother, Leonard Sliwinski, and grandson, Victor Kwan. He was pre-deceased by his wife of 58 years Maureen K Moran Sliwinski, and his siblings: Wanda Sliwinski, Virginia Sliwinski, Isadore Sliwinski, Edward Sliwinski, Mary Sliwinski Kaminski, and Marge Sliwinski Cuddy, and many nieces and nephews.

He retired from the Ironworkers Union Local 37 out of Providence, RI. In his younger days he loved to go hunting and fishing and loved the state of Maine. He was very handy with carpentry and enjoyed renovations. He loved tools and car rides.

No service at this time, but a memorial service is to be determined and his ashes will be sprinkled as requested at a later date.

He requested one yellow rose which his children will take care of. In lieu of flowers If you would like to make a donation in his name please send it to St Judes Hospital. This was his favorite charity. Rick & Sheila wish to express, Thanks to ALL family and friends, those who have helped him, and supported us during these last few years.


No public services are scheduled at this time. Receive a notification when services are updated.


Richard F. Sliwinski Sr.

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June 26, 2020

Sheila & Rick;
So sorry to hear of your loss. I will always fondly remember Visits to your Mom & Dads, and working with him when we Built the shed in you & Bob's First Florida house. Again, my heartfelt sympathies go out to you and Rick.

Kathleen Lynch

June 25, 2020

Dear Sheila and Rick - I am so sorry for your loss - I have many very fond memories of your Dad and Mom of course on all the fun vacations in the camper that I was lucky enough to be apart of for many years, I felt like a member of the family - I will treasure those moments for the rest of my life - thank you Mr. S - I hope you are in heaven and at peace - Kathy

Eileen Drake

June 24, 2020

Dear Rick and Sheila,
Praying for you both at the loss of your Dad. We have a lifetime of memories with your mom and dad. They were like Grandparents to all of my kids. We adored them both. Praying that you are flooded with happy memories. We will miss them always. All our love to you . Eileen and Dan

Chris and Mike Krajewski

June 23, 2020

Dear Sheila, Bob and Rick,
We are very sorry for your loss. Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers. Many good memories with Aunt Maureen and Uncle Richard on our visits to Rhode Island.

Chris and Mike