Beloved son and brother, Charles H. Richardson, 58, of Massena, died February 9, 2011, at his home. The Allen-Nichols Funeral Home, Ogdensburg, is in care of arrangements. A private burial will be held at a later date.
Charles is survived by his father, Hubert Richardson of Hammond; brothers Dale and Barbara Richardson, Ogdensburg, and Jim and Sarah Richardson of CO; sisters Joyce Richardson and her husband, Dan Marraffa, Rome, and Bernice and LaVerne Wentworth, Polk, PA; and nieces and nephews, Arika Bateman, NC, Cassie Wilson, OH, Jason Smith, CO, Zachary Richardson, CO, and Grace Richardson, CO.
He was born May 8, 1952 in Ogdensburg, the child of Hubert and Joyce Kelly Richardson. He graduated from Morristown Central School in 1970. He worked as a landscaper for Basta’s Flower Shop, Inc., Ogdensburg and previous to that he worked as a linesman for Henkels and McCoy, in PA. When he was younger he worked on his family’s farm, on Black Lake. He was an avid water skier, he liked sailing, and he loved gardening.
Contributions can be made to the charity of one’s choice.