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 www.chidboyfuneralhome.com.
The Chester C. Chidboy Funeral Home, Inc. of Curwensville is in charge of the arrangements.
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Clearfield, PA 16833
Olanta Lutheran Church
1856 New Millport Road
Olanta, PA 16863