CATHERINE RICHARDS

Catherine “Sis” Richards, 89, of McMechen, WV, died Saturday, July 19, 2014, at Liza’s Place, Wheeling.

She was born June 7, 1925, in Benwood, WV, a daughter of the late Timothy and Leona Lucey.

Sis was a homemaker and a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and aunt.

She was a member of St. James Catholic Church, McMechen. She loved her family and enjoyed spending time with them. Sis was an avid bingo player for over 40 years and in recent years found she loved to fly on airplanes. She always had a smile for everyone.

In addition to her parents, Sis was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, Edward “Zinc” Richards; sisters Leona Mayhugh and Dorothy Kerwood; a brother, Jerry Lucey; and her daughter-in-law, Susan Smith Richards.

Surviving is her beloved brother, Timothy Lucey of Wheeling; her daughter, Judie (Bruce) Anderson of Texas; her son, Thomas Richards and his fiancee Linda Miller of Benwood; four grandchildren: Edward (Jena) Richards, Jim (Lori) Richards, Ryan (Adrienne) Richards and Adam Anderson and his fiancee, Alison Stav; six great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

Sis is also survived by dear friends Mary and Russell Yost and Helen Savoldi, her “Bingo Buddy.”

There will be no visitation. Interment will be held at the convenience of the family.

Arrangements by the Altmeyer Funeral Home.

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CATHERINE RICHARDS

Catherine “Sis” Richards, 89, of McMechen, WV, died Saturday, July 19, 2014, at Liza’s Place, Wheeling.

She was born June 7, 1924, in Benwood, WV, a daughter of the late Timothy and Leona Lucey.

Sis was a homemaker, a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and aunt. She was a member of St. James Catholic Church, McMechen. She loved her family and enjoyed spending time with them. Sis was an avid bingo player for over 40 years and in recent years found she loved to fly on airplanes. She always had a smile for everyone.

In addition to her parents, Sis was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, Edward (Zeke) Richards; sisters, Leona Mayhugh and Dorothy Kerwood; a brother, Jerry Lucey; and her daughter in law, Susan Smith Richards.

Surviving are her daughter, Judie (Bruce) Anderson of Texas, her son Thomas Richards and his fiance, Linda Miller of Benwood; four grandchildren; Edward (Jena) Richards, Jim (Lori) Richards, Ryan (Adrienne) Richards and Adam Anderson and his fiance, Alison Star, six great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

Sis is also survived by dear friends, Mary and Russell Yost and Helen Savoldi, her “Bingo Buddy.”

There will be no visitation. Interment will be held at the convenience of the family.

Arrangements by the Altmeyer Funeral Home. www.altmeyer.com.