Thursday, March 30, 2017

Steven Wayne Richards (March 25, 2017)

Steven Wayne Richards, 42, of Hollansburg, passed away, Saturday, March 25, 2017 at his residence.

Steven was born Thursday, March 20, 1975 in Greenville, to the late Steven Linn Richards and Deveda Sue (Willingham) Richards of Hollansburg.

Steven was a drywall finisher, however, more commonly known for his true passion as a professional motocross rider. He was always training to do that "One More Race". He also admired deeply the late singer and songwriter, Rich Mullins. Through Rich's message he had a profound ability to convey Jesus' love for broken and imperfect people. Steven was blown away that Jesus was crazy in love with him.

In addition to his mother, Steven is survived by his sisters and brothers-in-law, Marilyn S. (Kevin) Harrison of New Madison and Nicole R. (Rob) Smith of Hollansburg; nine nieces and nephews; and four great nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of Life service will be held on Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 1:00 PM at Hollansburg Christian Church with Pastor Greg Hyre and Pastor Eric Laux officiating. Burial will follow in Hollansburg Cemetery.

Family and friends may visit Saturday, April 1, 2017 from 11-1 PM at Hollansburg Christian Church.

Memorial contributions may be made to Braund Pope Funeral Home, to help with funeral expenses, 215 E. Washington, New Madison, OH 45346

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