Logansport High School
July 9, 1941 -
July 3, 2014
William "Buckets" Richards, 72, of Logansport,
Indiana, passed away Thursday, July 3, 2014, in his residence.
Born July 9, 1941,
in Cannelton, Indiana, he was the son of the late Boyd and Alma (Curl)
Richards. On April 1,
1978, in Logansport, he married Shirley A. Rucker who survives.
Bill retired from
Exide Battery Factory. He
was a member of the Tipton Masonic Lodge #33, Mizpah Shrine Temple Valley of
Fort Wayne, Logansport Shrine Club, American Legion Post #60, V.F.W. Post
#3790, and Eagles Lodge #323. †Bill
served his country in the United States Navy. [Bill graduated with the class of 1960.]
with his wife are five daughters, Donna Hankee, Columbus, MS; Dotti Richards,
Columbus, MS; Dorine (Keilan) Deason, Logansport; Carol (Dennis) Pearson,
Lafayette; Patty (Shane) Hochstetler, Elkhart; and a son, Kenny (Lisa) Clark,
Kissimmee, FL; brother, Robert (Penny) Richards, Camden; sister, Mary (Gene)
Pelter, Fort Wayne; brother in law, Jim (Bonnie) Bell, Logansport; eleven
grandchildren; eleven great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in
death by one sister, Betty Bell.
In according to
Billís wishes there will be no services but friends are welcome to call the
family or stop by to visit. A
private burial will be held at Ever-Rest Memorial Park cemetery.
In lieu of flowers
memorials may be made to the Shrinerís Hospitals For Children in care of the
Logansport Shrine Club 415 High Street Logansport, IN 46947
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been entrusted to the Gundrum Funeral Home and Cass County Crematory. (7-21-2014)
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