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Ida Mae Richards

September 12, 1940 July 19, 2021
Ida Mae Richards
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Obituary for Ida Mae Richards
Ida Mae Richards, 80, a guest of Windy Hill Village in Philipsburg, and formerly of Clearfield, passed away Monday July 19, 2021 at Windy Hill Village.

Born September 12, 1940 in Clearfield, she was the daughter of James and Dolly Viola (Hockenberry) Brink. Mrs. Richards was a homemaker and a member of the Olanta Lutheran Church.

On September 5, 1964 in Mahaffey, she wed William Ralph Richards who preceded her in death on December 5, 2016. She was also preceded in death by her parents, and two sisters: Louise and Martha. She was the last member of her generation.

Surviving are two children: Shawn Richards of Clearfield and Brenda Strickland and husband James of Curwensville and two grandchildren: Emily Strickland of Columbus, OH and Noah Strickland of Curwensville.

At the request of Mrs. Richards there will be no public visitation and funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family.

The family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Olanta Lutheran Church * c/o Becky Smith * 1856 New Millport Road * Olanta, PA 16863

Online condolences may be made to the family at

The Chester C. Chidboy Funeral Home, Inc. of Curwensville is in charge of the arrangements.
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Services are private.

Cemetery Details


Hill Crest Cemetery Final Resting Place

Woodland Road
Clearfield, PA 16833

Woodland Road Clearfield 16833 PA
United States

Memorial Contribution

Olanta Lutheran Church

c/o Becky Smith
1856 New Millport Road
Olanta, PA 16863

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