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Lorraine A. Richardson

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Lorraine A. Richardson Obituary
LORRAINE A. RICHARDSON, 81, of Riverside, CA, died Saturday, September 17, 2016 after a long battle with Progressive Supra-nuclear Palsy (PSP). Lorraine was the second born of four children to Stephen and Victoria Devore of Baldwin Park, CA. Raised in Baldwin Park, she was a member of the first graduating class of Pomona Catholic High School where she met her husband of 55 years, Ronald Richardson. She went on to achieve a teaching degree from Immaculate Heart College and a masters in education. She taught in the Montclair and later the Riverside school districts for 45 years. At Magnolia Elementary School in Riverside, parents and grandparents encouraged her to continue teaching so their children could have the best first grade teacher ever. Lorraine was known for her enthusiasm in teaching and her loving joy of extended family unity. She is survived by a brother and a sister, her son Tim Richardson and his wife Cindy, her daughter Victoria Richardson and her partner Mary Moon, her youngest daughter Fran Richardson and her husband Robert Barnes, and four grandchildren: Zachary Richardson and wife Nancy; Maggie Rocha and husband Victor, Jill Richardson and Nick Richardson. A viewing and rosary was held on Sunday, September 25 at Montecito Memorial Park and Mortuary, Colton, Ca. A funeral mass and interment will be held on Friday, October 7, 11 am at Montecito Memorial Park and Mortuary, Colton, Ca. In lieu of flowers please make a donation to her favorite charity, alz.org ().

Published in Press-Enterprise on Sept. 27, 2016
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