ELKTON, MD — Richard Roy Mahoney, age 64, of Elkton, MD, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family, Tuesday, January 11, 2022. Born in Elkton, on March 7, 1957, he was the son of Beverly A. Broadwater, Elkton, and the late Richard H. Mahoney.
A U.S. Air Force veteran, Master Sergeant Mahoney retired as a military police supervisor. He was a member of the Elkton VFW Memorial Post #8175, the American Legion Cecil Post #15, and served in the color guard for New Castle Air Force Air Guard. A once high school football player, he later became an avid softball player, a baseball coach, and highly active with Elkton Little League. He was a Seattle Seahawks, and Philadelphia Phillies fan, a boy scout leader, mentor, involved with the D.A.R.E. Program, and Safetyville.
Survivors include his loving wife of 45 years, Judith A. Guns Mahoney; children, Nichole "Nikki" Mahoney-Keller (James), Elkton, MD, Richard "Dickie" Mahoney (Stephanie), Bel Air, MD, and Robert "Bobby" Mahoney (Lisa), Belcamp, MD; grandchildren, Nathan, Brooke, Jude, and Sincere; siblings, Michael Mahoney (Lauren), Mark Mahoney (Vivian), and Karen Mahoney Handy (Mike), all of Elkton, MD; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m., Saturday, January 15, 2022, at Immaculate Conception Church, 455 Bow Street, Elkton with visitation beginning at 9:15 a.m. Interment with military honors will follow in the church cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital; or to Amedysis Foundation in care of Hicks Home for Funerals, 103 W. Stockton Street, Elkton, MD 21921.
At the request of the family, face masks are required.