MORTON Richard

Richard James Morton Oakdale Funeral Directors Lilydale Memorial Park Cemetery

 Richard James Morton (Dr)

11th July 1933  -  1 August 2020

Richard's family wish to advise that he passed away peacefully on Saturday 1 August 2020 aged 87.

A private family funeral service will be held on Wednesday 5th August, 2020 at Lilydale Memorial Park, commencing at 3.45pm

Richard's service will be livestreamed.  Please contact family or Oakdale Funerals on 9726 8724 if you wish to view Richard's service.

His family, Shelagh, Guy (dec) and Kaylene, Charlotte and Darren, Kate, Harriet and John and grandchildren Kieran, Sophie, Riley, Max, Angus, Leo, Felix and Hugo, would like to thank all the wonderful team at Bupa Templestowe for caring for him with such exceptional love and dedication for the past few years.

Richard will be remembered as a dignified, kind, thoughtful man whose intelligence and wit impressed and amused all those who were fortunate to have known him.

He is much loved by his family and will be sorely missed by all.

Private Cremation to Follow

Forever in our Hearts 



  1. Liz Arnaud on 19 February 2021 at 6:59 pm

    Many fond memories of Richard as our leader and mentor of the Venturers in Warrandyte in the 70s Loved his wit and humour and really appreciated all he did for us.
    My deepest sympathies to his family, especially Charlotte.