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Patricia Ruth (Flynn) Richardson

November 29, 1933 ~ December 19, 2023 (age 90) 90 Years Old

Patricia Richardson Obituary

Pat Richardson passed away peacefully at Springfield Homes, The Ranch, on Tuesday, December 19,

2023, at the age of 90.

Born on November 29, 1933, in Springfield, IL to James T. and Helen (Barrett) Flynn. She married John K.

Richardson on June 12, 1954, and he proceeded her in death in 2015 after 61 years of marriage.

Pat is survived by four children: Colleen Richardson of Fairfield Glade, TN, Keith Richardson (wife Shelli) of Petersburg IL, Shelly Richardson of Spartanburg, SC, Amy Richardson of Baton Rouge, LA; 14 grandchildren: Jennifer Earle, Ellie Lansing, Amanda Thomas, Eric Brown, Jamee Falcon, Daniel Furman, Jeremy Powell, Ashley Nelson, Taylor Powell, Morgan Powell, Derek Woolridge, Caitlin Richardson, Emily Richardson, Jordan Richardson and 24 great grandchildren.

Pat was also proceeded in death by her daughter, Tracey Ann Powell, and her brother Robert Flynn.

Pat was a homemaker for many years and then worked in the insurance industry until her retirement. Pat loved to sew and was an avid gardener.

Pat will be laid to rest with her husband at Calvary Cemetery in Springfield IL during a service at a later date.

Pat's family would like to thank Bridget and her staff at Springfield Hornes, The Ranch, for the wonderful care that was given during her years there.

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