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Andrew Richardson
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Birth: Feb. 26, 1863
Ringgold County
Iowa, USA
Death: Sep. 5, 1944
Lamoni
Decatur County
Iowa, USA

Mount Ayr Record-News
September, 1944

OBITUARY - ANDREW RICHARDSON

Andrew Richardson, son of William and Ellen Richardson, was born in Riley township, Ringgold Co., Iowa, on February 26, 1863, and departed this life at the home of his son, Fred, on September 5, 1944, at the age of 81 years, six months and 10 days.

He was united in marriage to Emma M. Sullivan on May 30, 1888. To this union were born four children, Mrs. John G. Stephens of Mount Ayr, Mrs. Charles E. Burchett of Kellerton, and Fred and Homer, both of Lamoni. Mrs. Richardson preceded her husband in death on April 10, 1939.

Mr. Richardson was always interested in his home and loved ones. He was a firm believer in the Bible. After the death of his life companion he turned to spiritual things for comfort, spending much time in the study of the Word.

He was recognized as one of Riley township's successful farmers. Here he spent his entire life.

He leaves to mourn his passing the four children, nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Three brothers, Jake, Charlie and George, together with many friends survive him.

Funeral services were held Thursday afternoon from the Rhoades Funeral home, conducted by Rev. Frank MOORE. Burial was made in the Mt. Zion cemetery.
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 Parents:
  William Richardson (1824 - 1885)
  Ellen Bradley Richardson (1830 - 1905)
 
 Spouse:
  Emma Malinda Sullivan Richardson (1865 - 1939)
 
 Children:
  Mary Pearl Richardson Stephens (1889 - 1975)*
  Fred Lee Richardson (1897 - 1954)*
  Homer Dee Richardson (1900 - 1981)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Richardson (1853 - 1921)*
  William M. Richardson (1861 - 1934)*
  Andrew Richardson (1863 - 1944)
  Mary Scott Richardson Burchett (1869 - 1932)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Zion Cemetery
Ringgold County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Burt
Record added: Dec 03, 2006
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