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Laura Jean Richards

November 10, 1958 ~ April 10, 2023 (age 64) 64 Years Old

Laura Richards Obituary

Laura Jean Richards, 64, passed away April 10, 2023. Born in Akron, she lived most of her life in Cuyahoga Falls.

Laura was a receptionist at Vantage Aging and was a member of St. Matthew Church.  She enjoyed watching the Indians and spending time with her great nieces and nephews. Laura had a strong will to live and was the definition of a survivor.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Norma Richards; brothers, Randy and Bob Richards.

Laura is survived by her sister, Shelley (Steve) Taylor; niece, Jaclyn (Shane) Golden; great nieces and nephews, Nick, Alex, Olivia, McKenna Golden; sister in law, Denise Richards; nephew, Matthew (Amanda) Hill and great nephews, Cassius and Deacon, and nephew, Cory Richards; special friends, Dr. Jenn Levin, Sara Burket and Mary Ann Howiler; and many others who had touched her life.

The family would like to thank her lung donors, which gave her an extra 25 years with us.

Visitation will be 1:00 until 2:00 p.m., Sunday, April 16, 2023 at the Donovan Funeral Home, 17 Southwest Ave. (On the Historic Tallmadge Circle).

Memorial service will follow visitation at 2:00 p.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Jim Case officiating.

Interment will be at Tallmadge Cemetery at a later date.

 In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Lifebanc, 4775 Richmond Road, Cleveland, OH 44128.

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April 16, 2023

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Donovan Funeral Home - Tallmadge
17 Southwest Ave.
Tallmadge, OH 44278

Memorial Service
April 16, 2023

2:00 PM
Donovan Funeral Home - Tallmadge
17 Southwest Ave.
Tallmadge, OH 44278


Life Banc
4775 Richmond Road, Cleveland OH 44128


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