Ed age 53 was born in Gary, Indiana on December 5, 1963, to Helen and Edward Richardson. He attended Roosevelt High School, however he graduated Senior Class Valedictorian from Martin Luther King Academy in 1983. He was employed with Arcelor Mittal Steel. "Krowno" or "MacGyver" as most of us know him departed this life October 10, 2017. He leaves to cherish his loving memories mother, Helen Richardson; wife, Phyllis Bennett-Richardson; only child, LaTaishia (Tyron) Richardson;1 grandson, De'Avion; 4 granddaughters, La'Mareiah, Nelaeyah, Ty'Aynah, Ty'Shauna; 1 sister, Eva Seay; 2 brothers, Warren (Earlene) Dixon and Ronnie Richardson; 5 sisters-in-law, Barbara Bennett, Ethel Watkins, Jackie (Timothy) Greenlaw, Cynthia Bennett, and Rosemary Carter; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and extended family, which includes the entire Tarrytown Family. Visitation Friday, October 20, 2017 from 12-8:00p.m. Family hours 6:00-8:00p.m. Funeral services Saturday, October 21, 2017 at 11:00a.m. All services at the Guy & Allen Funeral Chapel 2959 W. 11th Ave, Gary, IN. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park.
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Published in Post-Tribune on Oct. 18, 2017.