Patricia E. Richardson


HARMON — Patricia E. Richardson, 79, of Harmon, died Friday, May 17, 2019 at CGH Medical Center in Sterling. 

She was born May 20, 1939, in Princeton, the daughter of Robert Glenn and Ella Mae (Owens) Troxell. She had worked at Considine's Tap in Harmon and also worked at Donaldson's in Dixon.

She was a member of the Harmon United Methodist Church.

Patricia married Eugene LaVerne Richardson on June 23, 1959. He preceded her in death March 27, 1999. 

She was also preceded in death by her parents and four brothers, Robert, James, Donald and Steve Troxell.

Patricia is survived by three sons, Vernon (Carrie) Richardson, of Polo, Rickey Richardson and Kelly (Stephanie) Richardson, both of Harmon; 11 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren; four brothers, Thomas (Gwen) Troxell, of Walnut, Doug (Shirla) Troxell, of Rock Falls, Ronald (Sharon) Troxell, of Harmon, and Gary Troxell, of Walnut; four sisters Kay (Joe) Brown, of Harmon, Sharon (Bob) Hudson, of Tampico, Mary (Marvin) Finkle, of Rock Falls and Glenda (Bill) Kaecker, of Harmon, and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., on Wednesday May 22, 2019, at the Jones Funeral Home in Dixon with Pastor Leanne Keate and Rev. Richard Kramer co-officiating. Burial will follow at Greenwood Cemetery in Harmon with a luncheon following at the Harmon United Methodist Church. Visitation will be from 2 – 4 p.m., and 6 p.m.- 8 p.m., on Tuesday at the Jones Funeral Home in Dixon. 

A memorial has been established.

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