Richard G. DeGenova, 81, of Stratford, proprietor of Temple Drywall, husband of Patricia Powell DeGenova, died Aug. 10, at home.

Born on Oct. 27, 1934, in Bridgeport, son of the late Carmine and Angel Mallon DiGenova.

Also survived by son, Richard DeGenova and wife, Geraldine of Trumbull, two daughters, Doreen DeGenova of Stratford and Sherry DeGenova and wife, Susan Levy of West Hartford, five grandchildren, a nephew, two nieces, and several cousins.

Also predeceased by a sister, Dorothy Schippani.

Memorial contributions: Kenway's Cause, Inc. 500 Day Hill Road, Windsor, CT 06095.

Galello-Luchansky Funeral Home, Stratford.