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Elaine G. Richardson

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Elaine G. Richardson Obituary
ELAINE G. RICHARDSON, 74, OF EAST COVENTRY Elaine G. (Arndt) Richardson, 74, of East Coventry, wife of William C. Richardson, passed away Wednesday at University of Pennsylvania Hospital. Born in Lebanon, she was the daughter of the late Otterbein and Pearl (Sholly) Arndt. Elaine earned a bachelor's degree from Shippensburg University and a master's degree from Marywood College. She taught business and English for over 25 years, most recently at Boyertown Junior High East. Elaine enjoyed traveling and spending time with her family, especially with her grandchildren. She was a member of the Parkerford Women's Club and Bethel United Methodist Church, where she served on the nurture committee, taught Bible School, and organized activities for the seniors. Along with her husband of 52 years, she is survived by sons William R. Richardson of Pottstown and Robert L. Richardson (Christie Evans) of Mullica Hill, NJ; daughter Jennifer E. Richardson of Bellefonte; grandchildren Kelsey, Luke, and Rory Richardson, and Kyra, Karlie, and Cameron Evans, and sister Kay Hornibrook of West Chester. A memorial service will be celebrated Sunday March 2, 2014, 2:30 p.m. at Bethel United Methodist Church, 952 Bethel Church Rd., Spring City, PA 19475, with Rev. Jacqueline Hines officiating. Interment will be private. Visitation will be held Sunday from 1:00-2:15 p.m. at the church. Memorial contributions may be made in Elaine's memory to Bethel United Methodist Church at the above address. Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., 711 N. Franklin St., Pottstown is in charge of arrangements. View obituaries or send condolences at www.catagnusfuneralhomes.com
Published in The Mercury on Feb. 22, 2014
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