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Obituaries

Obituaries

Hazel Pauline Richardson 1924 - 2005

Services for Hazel Pauline Richardson, 81, Lawrence, will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at Washington Creek Church in rural Douglas County. Burial will be in Washington Creek Cemetery.Mrs. Richardson died Friday, May 27, 2005, at Pioneer Ridge Retirement Community.She was born Feb. 17, 1924, in rural Douglas County, the daughter of Carl Boerkircher and Lena Nieder Boerkircher.Mrs. Richardson graduated from Liberty Memorial High School in Lawrence in 1942 . She was a homemaker.She married Harry Junior Richardson on Feb. 8, 1942, in rural Douglas County. He died Aug. 20, 1992.Survivors include a son, Glen E. Richardson, Olathe; two daughters, Christine Sterrett, Sallisaw, Okla., and Meredith Latty, Phoenix; five grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.The family will receive friends from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. They suggest memorials to Faith Church of the Nazarene or the American Diabetes Assn., sent in care of the funeral home.Online condolences can be sent at <a href="http://www.rumsey-yost.com">www.rumsey-yost.com</a>.