Butler, Richard Charles-45 of Oakland, CA, and Ocean City, NJ sadly passed away on January 15 2020 in Oakland, California. Richard is survived by his mother Charlene Oldfield Butler Porreca of Ventnor City, NJ, Aunt Patricia Currie(Nee Oldfield) of Florida. Richard is predeceased by his father Jeffery Martin Butler and grandparents Charles A. “Barney” Oldfield and Winifred Cooper Oldfield. Richard attended Ocean City High School, receiving his high school diploma in 1992. Richard attended Atlantic Community College and was a graduate of Lincoln Technical Institute. Richard was a carpenter and building contractor, and was a member of The Sons of the American Revolution he loved helping others and had a heart of gold, and will be forever missed. Richard’s ancestry has been proudly traced back to the 12th century. Richard’s family were pioneers who helped found America, and Cape May, NJ. The family ask in lieu of flowers, please send donations to free funder account –Rich Butler to help with funeral expenses at https://www.freefunder.com/campaign/butler-burial-fundraiser or through the funeral home website. Services for Richard will begin at 11:00am, Saturday September 26th, 2020 at The Godfrey Funeral Home, 809 Central Ave, Ocean City, NJ, followed by burial at the Seaside Cemetery, in Palermo, NJ.