Bernice L. LaQue

Bernice L. LaQue, age 91, of Girard, died February 10, 2013, at her home. Born in Meadville, on January 9, 1922, she was a daughter of the late Fred E. and Agnes Laver Miller. Bernice attended schools in Linesville and Espyville and was a homemaker. She helped her husband build their home, liked to garden and was a seamstress. She enjoyed working with her hands. Bernice was preceded in death by a son, Donald R. Richardson; two brothers, Darrel E. Miller and Fred Miller; three sisters, Helen Price, Lois Love, and Agnes L. Bible; and her first husband, Dale E. Richardson. She is survived by her husband of 39 years, Thomas A. LaQue; three sons, Darrell L. Richardson of Bozeman, Mont., Daniel R. Richardson of St. Petersburg, Fla., David E. Richardson of Lake City; three step daughters, Michelle Cole of Dorset, Ohio, Kimberly Lata of Portsmith, Ohio, and Candice Felege and her husband Bill of Girard; a brother, G. Elmer Miller of Owenton, Ky.; six grandchildren and six step grandchildren. Friends may call at the Burton Funeral Home, 525 Main Street East in Girard on Saturday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Springfield Fire Department, P.O. Box 79, East Springfield, PA 16411, or to Regional Home Health & Hospice, 3256 Peach Street, Erie, PA 16508. Condolences may be sent at

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Burton Funeral Homes and Crematory - Girard
525 Main Street East Girard, PA 16417
(814) 774-3603

Published in the Erie Times-News from Feb. 14 to Feb. 15, 2013