Norma Jean RichardsonRichardson: Norma Jean of R.R. #4 Dresden passed away Sunday, December 21, 2014 at Fiddick’s Nursing Home, Petrolia at the age of 97. Born in Sombra Township, daughter of the late Walter and Levina Irene (McIntyre) Whale. Beloved wife of the late George Richardson (1995). Loving mother of Ed & Pauline Richardson of R.R #4 Dresden and Donna & Clare McLachlin of Appin. Cherished grandma of  Rhonda Brittan (Shawn), Brent McLachlin (Lisa), Martha Myers (Jeff), Sarah Richardson, Stephen Richardson (Lindsay), Rob King (Erin), Tina Neville (Wayne), Diane Atkinson (Mike) and Donnie King. Proud great grandma of Brandon Neville (Amanda), Natalie Neville, Andrew King, Melissa Atkinson, Ella Myers, Griffin Myers, Landen Richardson, Joshua Richardson, Max Richardson, Bryce Brittan, Mason Brittan, Ashlyn McLachlin, Megan McLachlin, Kyle McLachlin, Jake King and Will Rudderham. Loved great great grandma of Kaiden Neville and Kohen Neville. Dear sister of William Whale (Muriel). Sadly missed by sisters-in-law Mary Whale and Midge Whale and brother-in-law Ivan Wilson. Predeceased by sisters Eileen Henderson, Beulah Kalar, Maude Taylor, Hilda Perry and Betty Wilson and brothers Harry, John, Gord and Hugh Whale and sister-in-law Christine Whale. The Richardson family will receive friends at the Badder Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 679 North St., Dresden on Monday from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. The funeral service will be held from the funeral home on Tuesday, December 23, 2014 at 11 a.m. Interment in The Appin Cemetery.

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