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Mary Jane (Beecher) RICHMOND

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Mary Jane (Beecher) RICHMOND Obituary
Age 85 St. Paul, Paynesville, Peoria, Elma Age 85, passed away peacefully on January 13 from complications of influenza. Born on July 8, 1927 in Elma, IA, daughter of John and Luella (McCabe) Beecher; she attended St. Joseph Mercy College of Nursing, Univ of Iowa and postgraduate surgery work at Cook County Hospital in Chicago, IL. She was a Lieutenant in the Air Force Nursing Corps during the Korean War and Active Reserves, taught at De Paul School of Nursing and later spent 15 years at MN Mutual Life as their Occupational Health Specialist. Survived by her loving husband Edmund Carleton "Carl" Richmond of 56 years; and five children Bill (Vicky) Richmond, Plymouth, MN, Carla (Dan) Anderson, St. Paul, MN, Jane (Steve) Conlin, St. Paul, MN, Paul (Alicia) Richmond, Fort Worth, TX and John (Jodi) Richmond, Eagan, MN; 13 grandchildren; siblings Bernard (Mary) Beecher, Waterloo, IA, Veronica (Lee) Riley, LuAnn Hutchins of Charles City, IA; in-laws Mary Ellen McGrath, Peggy Beecher, Leroy Mohrfeld; and many, nieces, nephews and friends who she loved very much. United in death with her parents; 3 brothers Edward, W. Louis and Gerald Beecher; in-laws Gert Beecher, Gallus Wandro, Luva Mohrfeld, Merle McGrath, Ernestine Richmond. Visitation 4-8PM Thursday at Willwerscheid Funeral Home, 1167 Grand Ave, St. Paul, 651-228-1006. Mass of Christian Burial 10AM Friday at the Church of the Nativity of Our Lord, 1900 Stanford Ave, St. Paul. Burial at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.


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Published in Pioneer Press from Jan. 16 to Jan. 17, 2013
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