HUNTINGBURG - Wanda M. Richardt, 95, of Huntingburg, passed away at 6:45 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013, at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper.
She was born in Cherokee, Iowa, Christmas Eve, Dec. 24, 1917, to Raymond and Hettie (Ranson) Goodson.
She was united in marriage to John J. Richardt Sept. 16, 1936. Wanda work-ed as a nanny and housekeeper in Chicago for various families. After her marriage, in addition to her work as a homemaker, she worked at General Electric in Tell City and then later at DMI in Huntingburg and Jasper Desk.
Since 1969, Wanda has been a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Huntingburg. Her interests included knitting, crocheting and embroidering; reading; gardening and baking her specialties were Hartshorne cookies at Christmas and cream pies with meringue.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John J. Richardt, who died June 28, 1980; three sisters and two brothers-in-law, Edith (Elmer) Myer, Opal (Joe) Reber and Hilda Goodson and one brother and one sister-in-law, Charles (Carol) Goodson.
She is survived by three sons, the Rev. J. Lawrence Richardt of Huntingburg, Joe (Bonnie) Richardt of Huntingburg and Steve (Sharon) Richardt of Claremore, Okla.; two daughters, Marilyn Eavns and her companion, Don Nargi of Muncy, Pa., and Susan (Paul) LeMond of Jasper; three grandchildren; three stepchildren; four great-grandchildren and four stepgreat-grandchildren.
Funeral services were conducted Saturday, Aug. 17, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Huntingburg. Burial was in Calvary Cemetery in Troy. Nass & Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg was in charge of arrangements.
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