Richard Joseph Daigle Jr. Born September 5th 1956 passed away on January 14, 2021 at the age of 64 at Hackersack Meridan Health Southern Ocean Medical Center in NJ, of underlying medical conditions and COVID-19 . He was predeceased by his father Richard Joseph Daigle Sr. and his mother Mary Payne Daigle. He survived by his three children; Richard Joseph Daigle III, Jason Michael Daigle and Selena Mandak, all of East Hartford CT and six grandchildren: Andrew and Addison Daigle of Cheshire Ct., Jason M. Daigle Jr., Anthony Daigle, Jayde Daigle and Caden Hayward from East Hartford CT. He also survived by three brothers and two sisters: Joseph Daigle, Jeffrey Daigle, Steven Daigle, Denise Daigle Shedrick and Diane Daigle. He also leaves behind many nieces and nephews, cousins and friends. Rick loved various sports. He enjoyed coaching football and baseball in East Hartford and Willimantic CT. He later moved to Little Egg Harbor NJ and lived with his best friend for many years helping others find sobriety. That is where he was happiest. May god bless him and his family; and may they all find peace.