Richard Peter Bionda, age 81, of Woodloch Springs, Hawley and formerly of Staten Island, NY died Sunday, December 24, 2017 at Wayne Memorial Hospice in Honesdale.

Mr. Bionda was born May 13, 1936 in Bronx, NY and was the son of the late Pietro and Erminia (Snozzi) Bionda. In addition to his parents he was predeceased by a son, Richard Douglas Bionda.

He was a graduate of City College of NY, served in the Army during Vietnam War and was a professional civil engineer for Department of General Services in NYC before retiring in 1991.

Richard was a member of the Northeasters Barbershop Chorus in Honesdale.

He is survived by his wife of 54 years: Carole Lynn (Fitzpatrick) Bionda, one daughter: Audrie Munsch of West Windsor, NY and one son: Marc Andrew Bionda of Hawley, PA: seven grandchildren: Brian, Kelly And Thomas Bionda; Connor, Christopher & Austin Munsch; Vanessa Bionda

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Tuesday, January 2 at 10:00 at BVM Queen Of Peace Roman Catholic Church, 314 Chestnut Ave, Hawley by Rev. Richard W. Beck, Pastor.

Memorials may be made to Wayne Memorial Hospice, C/o Wayne Memorial Hospital, 601 Park St., Honesdale, PA 18431.

For additional information or to leave a condolence, please visit www.TeetersFuneralChapel.com.  Arrangements were made by Teeters’ Funeral Chapel, Inc., 505 Church St., Hawley, PA  18428.