Richard A. Pope LAKE WALES, Fla. — Richard passed peacefully at his home in Lake Wales, on July 15, 2019. He and his wife, Susan, resided there for 23 years. In Vermont, he was born in 1934 to Hester Pope in Burlington, raised in Roxbury and attended Northfield High School. He served 14 years with the Vermont National Guard and Army Reserves. He was employed by UPS as a driver from 1967 until retirement in 1996. Dick leaves his wife, Susan; a son, Rick and wife Aimee; a daughter, Wendy Alger and husband George; three grandchildren Katerine Botelho, Danny Pope and Amanda Alger; and two great-grandchildren Korey Pope and Madison Botelho. A graveside service will be held in the Berlin, Vermont, Cemetery on Friday, Aug. 2, 2019, at 3 p.m.