Richard Kenneth Nightengale
Published in The Washington Post on Sept. 7, 2017


Born on May 7, 1946, and passed away on Thursday, August
24, 2017, after a brief illness.

A native Washingtonian and
McKinley Tech graduate (1965).

Richard is survived by his devoted wife of 26 years, Gina Brown
Nightengale; mother, Haddasah Nightingale; daughter, Jasmine
Yvonne Nightengale; sons: Eric Nightengale (Leatesha), Corey
Nightengale, Sr. (Chrysta), and Jared Richard Nightengale;
seven grandchildren: Erika, Tiffany, Corey, Jr., Hayden, Eunik,
Olivia, and Lauryn; his mother-in-law, Emily Everhart; other In-laws:
Tanya and Rafael DeLeon, Roderick and Teresa Brown, Lawrence and April Brown, and Eric
and Hillary Flowers; nephews: Rafael, Roderick (Selicia), Lawrence, Jr., Jalen, Nicholas,
Zachariah, and Ezekiel; nieces: Cherie, Cherelle, and Azura; and, his former wife, Brenda

Friends will be received beginning at 10:00 am on Friday, September 8, 2017, at the Bishop's
Chapel at Evangel Cathedral, 13901 Central Avenue; Upper Marlboro, MD 20774, where
service will be held at Noon.

Interment, with military honors, at Ft. Lincoln Cemetery, Brentwood, MD 20722.

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that Memorial contributions be made to: Mentoring
To Manhood, 2342 Vermont Avenue, Unit 1, Hyattsville, MD 20785, or online at

Online guestbook available at:  

Religious Service Information
Evangel Cathedral
13901 Central Ave
Upper Marlboro, MD 20774