Richard Harding 72, North Merrick New York, January 6, 2022. He is the son of the late Louis and the late Ethel (English) Harding. He was employed by Medco Electronics Edgewood NY as an I.T. Manager. Beloved husband of Ellen. Devoted father of Jeanine Connolly (Rob), Meghan Benoit (Tom), and Rick Harding. Loving and proud grandfather of Arin, Aiden, Rebecca, and Lily. Visiting hours will be Wednesday, January 12 from 2-4 PM& 7-9PM at N. F. Walker, Inc., 2039 Merrick Avenue, Merrick, NY. A Mass of Christian burial to Celebrate his life will be held 11:15 am on Thursday, January 13, 2022 at Sacred Heart R. C. Church, 720 North Merrick Avenue, North Merrick, NY. Private Cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to St. Jude Children's Hospital or the Maryknoll Sisters of Saint Dominic.