April 26, 1956 ~ August 26, 2021
On August 26, 2021 Richard Joseph Hennessy, beloved father and Papa, passed away in Baton Rouge at the age of 65. Rick was born in Dorchester,MA to the late Robert and Evelyn (Kelly) Hennessy of Quincy,MA, later marrying Nanci (Watson) in 1979. Rick mastered his craft of painting and restoration while running a successful business in Baton Rouge for 35 years. A lover of food, music, friends and Yellowstone, he was truly an original that could always put a smile on anyone’s face. Rick was the most proud of his children. He is survived by Kelly, Stacy, Ricky Jr., Danny, grandchildren Ava, Aubreigh, Rowan, dogs Cedes and Sam, brothers Robert, Ronald (late),James, Joseph.