Dorothy Darlene Richardson
GREENVIEW, IL - Dorothy Darlene Richardson, 75, passed away Wednesday July 24, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
She is survived by her loving companion of 42 years, Corb Lowry; sons, Chas (Brenda) Richardson and Jim (Angel) Richardson; daughters, Cathy (Johnnie Green) Wagoner and Dawn (Chuck Galman) Christensen; her brothers, Raymond Hamilton and George Hamilton; sisters, Rose Leamon and Betty Jennings; eight grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren, along with several nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Ray W. Hamilton and Mildred C. Adams.
Dorothy was born Aug, 11, 1937, in Athens, Ill., the daughter of Ray and Mildred Hamilton.
She was an avid hummingbird watcher and a huge Springfield Junior Blues fan. Dorothy also enjoyed attending her grandsons' motorcycle races, crocheting and mushroom hunting in her spare time.
Visitation will be held Friday, July 26, 2013, at Mott & Henning Funeral Home in Athens, Ill., from 5-8 p.m.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, July 27, 2013, at 10:00 a.m. at Mott & Henning Funeral Home. Rev. Ken Gennicks will be officiating. Burial will be held at West Cemetery in Athens, Ill.
Memorials can be made to the Paralyzed Veterans of America.
Online condolences can be shared at mottandhenning.com.