In Memoriam – Richard Finch, AIA

March 27, 2012

Richard J. Finch, 63, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 21, at his home, with his loving wife by his side.  Born in Hazleton, PA, Rich grew up in Cherry Hill, NJ, and moved to Bordentown City over 20 years ago.

He was a graduate of Cherry Hill High School, John J. Pershing College in Nebraska and Glassboro State College in New Jersey, where he received his degree in architecture. Rich was the owner of R.J. Finch and Associates AIA, located in Bordentown City.  He was a member of the AIA (The American Institute of Architects), Ducks Unlimited, and the Mercedes Car Club. As a competitive shooter, Rich received numerous awards in skeet shooting. He was an avid golfer and bowler.

The son of the late Joseph S. Finch, Rich is survived by his loving wife, Kathleen A. Finch; his daughter, Erika Sherek; his grandson, Erik Kippling; his mother, Helen S. Finch; his brother, David S. Finch, and many nieces, nephews, and friends. At the request of the family, services will be private. Arrangements are under the direct care and supervision of Robert L. Pecht, Bordentown Home for Funerals, 40 Crosswicks St., Bordentown, NJ 08505. Please go to Rich’s book of memories page at to light a candle or offer condolences to the Finch family.

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