Mrs. Richards is survived by her husband of 51 years, George Richards; one daughter, Denise Shimskey and husband, Michael of West Bloomfield, Michigan; one son, Brad Richards of Michigan; two granddaughters, Kaleigh Shimskey and Emily Shimskey; one great granddaughter, Ava Shimskey; one sister, Sharon Chandler Rogers and husband, Bill of Benton; one brother, Jeff Chandler and wife, Linda of Newburg, Indiana and several nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Richards was preceded in death by her parents, Vernon R. and Mary Helen Chandler of Benton.
Memorial contributions may be made to: C.S. Motts Childrens Hospital, 1540 E. Hospital Dr., Room 2-722 Mott, Ann Arbor, MI 48109. Donations will be used for programming and activities for the children.