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Wilma S. Richardson


Funeral services for Wilma S. Richardson, 90, of 625 Albany Avenue, Ogdensburg will be held on Friday, August 2, 2013 at the First Presbyterian Church, Ogdensburg at 1:00pm. The Reverend Laurena Wickham-Will will officiate. Burial will follow the service.

Wilma passed away Monday evening surrounded by the love of her family. Calling hours will be held on Thursday, August 1, 2013 from 3 P.M. to 7 P.M. at the Frary Funeral Home, Ogdensburg.

Wilma is survived by her loving husband of 66 years, Harry B. Richardson. Three sons, Frank and his wife Cheryl Richardson, Michael and his wife Colletta Richardson, and Paul Richardson, all of Ogdensburg. Two daughters, Linda Brandy, Naples FL and Morristown, NY, and Shelley and her husband Dave McLellan, Ormond Beach Fl. Wilma had fifteen grandchildren and nineteen great grandchildren, all of whom, she adored. She is also survived by a sister, Sandy Duprey and a brother, Chuck Crawford, both of Ogdensburg, and many nieces and nephews.

Born in Ogdensburg, February 1, 1923, she was the daughter of Frank and Gertrude Steele Crawford. She and Harry were married on the fifteenth of February 1947.

Wilma will be remembered for too many things to list. Not the least of which, was her famous apple pie.

We, her family, will always remember her for her never-ending unconditional love, kindness, and stamina. She was a lady of great strength and grace.

Memorial donations can be made in her name to The Claxton Hepburn Medical Center Foundation.

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