|Birth: ||Jul. 5, 1916|
|Death: ||Mar. 18, 2006|
New London County
This memorial was created to honor the legacy and preserve the memory of my
My Paternal Aunt
91 years, 8 months, 14 days
was a Smithfield Virginia native she was a beloved mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend. Richie was a resident of the Fountainview Care Center in Waterford, Connecticut at the time of death. Richie was 89 when baptized in her ladder years before she went to heaven; she came out of the water with a precious heavenly smile. Richie was the second born to the late Tom & Ida Hall Cofer. Richie was the widow of the late John Shamsideen, formerly John Lawson Bolton, who predeceased her on December 23, 2005. They were married for 55 years. Richie worked as a LPN before taking time off to raise her children. Richie became employed as a LPN at the Nutmeg Pavilion Convalescent Home in New London. She retired after her illness begun in 1986. She leaves to cherish her memory, a daughter, Idette and her husband Danny; a son, Varnard and his wife, Renee; two grandchildren, Brittney and Dontae; a special niece, Joan, who she raised as her daughter. (2) Brothers John of Miami, Florida; Wilbur & his wife Elizabeth, of Greenwood, Delaware. (1) Sister-in-law, Stella, of Pennsauken, New Jersey. Richie was predeceased by her brothers; Morris, Peter, and Theodore; and sisters, Bertha, Frances, and Rosetta. There are hosts of other friendso who cherish her memory. She also has a multitude of nieces and nephews who love her very much as she was a wonderful aunt and great cook too she was way ahead of her time when using 'whole grain' products for baking tasty treats.
(bio by: PauL Cofer)
GONE, † BUT † NEVER † FORGOTTEN
JUL 5, 1916
MAR 18, 2006
Ida Hall Cofer (1900 - 1983)
John A Shamsideen (1919 - 2005)*
Bertha L Cofer Crocker (1915 - 1998)*
Richie Elmira Cofer Bolton (1916 - 2006)
John Hinton Cofer (1923 - 2006)*
Morris Cofer (1924 - 1976)*
Wilbur Lee Cofer (1928 - 2007)*
Theodore Cofer (1931 - 2005)*
Peter M. Cofer (1934 - 1992)*
Rosetta Cofer (1938 - 2004)*
Frances Cofer (1943 - 1984)*
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
Created by: 1 Alive in Christ ♥...
Record added: Jul 08, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28130738
Added by: Anonymous
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