Richardson, Clara3

Clara May Richardson of Chatham passed away at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance on Sunday August 25, 2013.  Clara was born 99 years ago in Essex Ontario to her late parents Bertha and Francis Harris.  She was the last surviving member of that family, having been predeceased by her sisters Gladys Stephens and Laura Gosnell.  Clara married Clifford Richardson who predeceased her in 1976.  Living in Turin, they raised three daughters; Doris Robinson of London, Eleanor Malm (Ross Hoffman) of Blenheim and Gloria Loyer (Bernard) of Florida.  She is also survived by 9 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren and 7 great-great grandchildren.  A private graveside service for Clara officiated by Rev. Bill Terris will be held in Gosnell Cemetery on September 3, 2013. Blenheim Community Funeral Home entrusted with Funeral Arrangemens.  Online condolences for the family and memorial donations may be left at

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