Richard Etienne Dionne, of Sheboygan and formerly of San Jose, CA, passed away on Saturday, October 31, 2020, at his residence. He was 74 years old. Richard was born on September 3, 1946, in Lewiston, ME to Henri and Rita (nee Deschenes) Dionne. On January 9, 1996, Richard married Diana Nennig in Citrus Heights, CA. Richard worked as a program manager until his retirement in 2009.Richard and Diana looked forward to their visits to Carmel, CA every weekend. He loved his family and his pets. Richard is survived by his wife, Diana of Sheboygan and his daughter, Jennifer (Rudy Miller) Raley of Port Washington. He is further survived by three grandchildren: Christopher Raley, Dylan Raley, Cameryn Raley; step-children: Troy (Michelle) Jaschob, Todd (Marie) Jaschob, Rhonda Shimek, Nicholas Bonnett; cousin Louise Deschenes; Godchild Scott Deschenes; other relatives and many friends.Richard was preceded in death by his parents. Private family services will be held.