Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Lenore Richards (September 7, 2013)

Lenore Richards, 88, of Greenville, passed away on September 7, 2013 at Rest Haven Nursing home in Greenville. Lenore was born in Licking County, Ohio on April 22, 1925 to the late Bryan and Margaret Cummings.

Lenore was the CEO of Richards Construction. She enjoyed gardening, dancing, watching NASCAR and OSU Football, painting oil paintings and watching butterflies.

In addition to her parents, Lenore is preceded in death by her husband, Ray Richards; two brothers, Robert Cummings and Jerry Cummings; a daughter Janet Richards and a granddaughter, Margaret Richards.

Lenore is survived by two sons, Scott and Joyce Richards of Greenville and Daniel Richards of Medway, Ohio and a grandson, Warren Richards of Greenville.

A Celebration of Life service will be held on Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 2:00 PM at Braund Pope Funeral Home with Rev. Eric Fee officiating. Family and friends may visit on Saturday, September 14th from 12 - 2 PM before the celebration at the funeral home. The family request memorial contributions be given to Youth for Christ of the Miami Valley or The Gideons International in honor of Lenore.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.braundpope.com. Services entrusted to Braund Pope Funeral Home in New Madison.