September 11, 1948 - January 21, 2021
Ronald T. Richardson was the youngest of eight children born September 11, 1948 in Gary, Indiana to Dannie Lee and Cooper A. Richardson. He passed away Thursday, January 21, 2021. Moosie graduated from Froebel High School in 1967. He was kind, generous and loving. Ronald was a loving and doting father to Sparkle Danielle Richardson and LaTasha Denise Williams. He adored his grandson Sean Elijah Reed. Moosie had planned to marry his love Renee Johnson. Ronald was preceded in death by his parents Dannie Lee and Cooper A. Richardson; daughter LaTasha Denise Williams; brothers Johnny D. and Arthur Curtis Richardson; His sister Lela Dixon (Henry); brother in-law Willie Hollins & nephew Lonnie Hollins. Moosie leaves to cherish his memories daughter Sparkle Danielle Richardson, grandson Sean Elijah Reed, fiancée Renee Johnson, sisters Helen Richardson of Chicago, and Thelma Hollins of Merrillville; brothers Frank Richardson of Gary and Wendell Richardson (Irma) of Merrillville. Moosie was an adoring uncle to Gale, Thelma, Imani, Derek, Paula, Craig, Bryon, Keith, Kim, Kevin, Jennifer, Danielle, & Daniel. He has a host of great nieces, nephews, cousins & friends. His final days were shared with friends Carla Williams, Carlos Johnson & cousin Shirley Baker. Moosie / Hat Man Richardson will be remembered by his community as a funny, kind and generous man. He was deeply loved by his family and he was always considerate, generous & insightful. All service were held private.
Published by Post-Tribune on Jan. 27, 2021.