April 19, 1944 - December 29, 2020
Burial Date: January 9, 2021
Visitation will be held on Tuesday January 5, 2021 at Colonial,270 West Main Street, Waterbury from11am-12pm (Noon). Burial Will be held in Alabama.
Richard “Richie Rich” Fields Sr., 76, passed away unexpectedly on December 29th, 2020 at Waterbury Hospital. He was the son of the late Otis & Sarah Bell (Peterson) Fields. Richard was born in Tuskegee AL on April 19th, 1944. He was a loving father, grandfather, brother, uncle & friend. He was blessed to have seen 76 years of a fulfilled life. He enjoyed watching sports. Traveling to & from Connecticut & Alabama often to hang out with family & friends. He loved to spread love! Richard is survived by his wife Malinda Fields & his life will forever be cherished in the lives of his five daughters, Marshaneil Fields, Yvonne Fields, Cassandra Fields, Angelia Fields, & Melissa Fields all of Tuskegee AL. A special nephew Leo Willis.
Three sisters Evelyn Parker of Orlando FL, Sarah (Clint) Ivey of Waterbury CT & Mary Lynn Fields of Tuskegee AL. Three brothers David Fields, Albert Fields & Ronnie Fields all of Tuskegee AL. A host of grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives & friends. Richard was preceded in death by his one son Richard Fields Jr, five brothers, Otis Jr, Leonard, Willie Lee Sr, James Fields & Ossie Fields.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday January 5, 2021 at Colonial,270 West Main Street, Waterbury from11am-12pm (Noon). Burial Will be held in Tuskegee, Alabama on Saturday January 9, 2021. James R. Sanders, Funeral Director. Condolences may be expressed at Colonialfunerals.com.