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Madeline Richardson

Madeline Richardson

Dec 5, 1921 - Oct 23, 2009
Graveside services for Madeline Richardson will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 27, at Mountain View Cemetery in Riverton. In the event of inclement weather, Funeral services will be at the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton, at that time.

A Viewing will precede the service on Tuesday morning from 9:00 – 10:00 a.m. at the Davis Funeral Home.

Mrs. Richardson died at Westward Heights Care Center in Lander Friday morning, Oct. 23, 2009. She was 87.

S. Madeline Reed was born in Tahoka, Texas, on Dec. 5, 1921, the daughter of Henry F. and Ruth (Kieth) Reed.

She married William "Travis" Richardson in Lubbock, Texas, on Dec. 23, 1937.

Mrs. Richardson was a housewife and of the Protestant faith. Her family said she enjoyed her family and playing Bingo.

She lived in Oregon for many years before moving to the Lander and Riverton area to be near her children.

Survivors include her husband of 71 years, W. “Travis” Richardson of Riverton; sons, Don Kenneth Richardson and his wife Carol and Jimmy D. Richardson and his wife Susan, all of Riverton; daughter, Linda A. King and her husband Tom of Lander; five grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, H.C. Reed, Carlos Reed, and Jay A. Reed, and a sister, Dolores Sledge Seaver.

On-line obituaries are available and condolences for the family may be made at:

Memorials may be made to the Riverton Senior Center care of Davis Funeral Home, 2203 West Main Street, Riverton, WY 82501.

Services are under the direction of the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton.