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Linda S. (Carey) Richard

May 16, 1949 ~ March 15, 2019 (age 69)

Linda S. Richard, 69, of Decatur, Indiana passed away on Friday, March 15, 2019 at Adams Memorial Hospital. She was born on May 16, 1949  in Fort Wayne, IN to the late James and Edna (Topp) Carey. On May 31, 1969 she married Tim L. Richard.

She was a member of the St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church and worked for 33 years at Adams Memorial Hospital.

Linda is survived by her husband of 49 years, Tim L. of Decatur, IN; 2 sons, Adam L. (Dianne) Richard of Convoy, OH and Athen B. Richard of Leo, IN; 1 brother, Vince Carey of Leo, IN; 1 sister, June (Al) Schroeder of Columbia City, IN; 5 grandchildren, Sam, Luke, Brianna, Mackenzie and Jenna; 4 great grandchildren and one on the way.

She was preceded in death by 2 brothers and 1 sister.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Haggard-Sefton-Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home.

A Funeral Liturgy will be held on Thursday, March 21, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. at the Haggard-Sefton-Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home with Father Dave Ruppert officiating. Inurnment will take place at the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery at a later date.

Preferred memorials are to Linda’s Great Grandson, Kallan Staten who is hoping for an Insulin Pump to help with his Diabetes.


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