John Richards

Brown County native John W. Richards, 81, Trafalgar, died Wednesday, April 20, 2016, at Franciscan St. Francis Health in Indianapolis.

He is survived by his wife, Linda S. (Yeich) Richards; children, Brenda (Bradley) Stone of Morgantown, Kathy (Larry) Abel of Trafalgar, John (Nan) Richards of Martinsville, Anthony (Starla) Lykins of Indianapolis, Tina (Gary) Lape of Brown County and Nikole (Jimmie) Mull of New Whiteland; siblings, Charlie (Mary Jane) Richards, Bob (Elaine) Richards and Mary Voland, all of Brown County; 18 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

John was preceded in death by a grandson.

The funeral will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 25, at Morgantown Senior Center, 269 W. Washington St. in Morgantown. Friends can call from 5 p.m. until the service at the senior center.

Cremation services are with Meredith-Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center in Morgantown.