Obituary: Richard “Rick” Thomas Hulbert, 59
Born in Oakland, CA, the son of Richard and the late Marguerite “Peggy” Molloy Hulbert, he worked as a Union Carpenter, Local # 279.
Rick was raised in the Bronx, attending St. Margaret of Cortona School in Riverdale and All Hallows High School. He was a drummer and founded the band “Coastal Groove” and enjoyed hunting, fishing and riding his motorcycle. He was a food aficionado, hockey and football fan and had an affinity for vintage and nostalgic items.
Rick is survived by two sons, Richard Francis Hulbert of Fairview, NC, and Nicholas Eric Hulbert; their mother Maria (Calogero) Hulbert and her family; nieces and nephews, Catherine, Anthony Jr., Gabby, Michael, Danielle and Matthew; mother-in-law Caterina Calogero; as well as Rick’s partner and companion, Rosa Buitron.
His family will receive friends on Thursday, July 5, from 5-9 PM at the Magner Funeral Home, 12 Mott Avenue, Norwalk. A Funeral Mass will be held on Friday, at 10 AM at St. Jerome Church, 23 Half Mile Rd, Norwalk.
Memorial donations may be made to the Norwalk/McMahon High School Hockey Booster Club, c/o Gina Arena, 37 Dairy Farm Rd., Norwalk, CT 06851. For directions or online memorial page, please go to: www.Magnerfuneralhome.com.