Mr Joseph Andre Romain Richard, a resident of Wallaceburg, passed away at the age of 73 years on Sunday, November 17, 2013 at the CKHA “Public General”, in Chatham.  A son of the late Arthur and Elisabeth (LeBlanc) Richard.  Beloved companion of 42 years  of Marie Jean Blanche (Cheff) Countryman.  Dear father and father-in-law of Lori (Kevin) Ware.  Dear brother of Malcolm, Dorothy, Emilia, Anne Marie, Albertine, Albert and Romain. Predeceased by his brothers and sisters Leonie, Osithe, Lucienne, Adrienne, Rosalie, Gerard, Emile, Alfred and Franç ois.Dear and special friend of Omer Bernard and Carmel Sims.  Sadly missed by many nieces and nephews.  The late Joseph Richard rested at the Eric F. Nicholls Funeral Home Ltd. 639 Elgin St., Wallaceburg.  Cremation will take place.  As an expression of sympathy, donations to the Diabetes Association may be left at the funeral home. Online condolences may be left at  As a living memorial, a tree will be planted in Nicholls Memorial Forest in memory of Joseph Richard.

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