Obituary of Colleen Mary Richardson
Richardson, Colleen Mary
Peacefully with her family by her side at the Perth Hospital on Wednesday, November 17th, 2021, Colleen passed away at the age of 86. She leaves behind her beloved husband Robert and her children; Deborah, Julia Lockie (Dave), and Andrea Backhouse (Dave). Colleen was the cherished grandmother of Stephanie, Nicola, Kevin, Hilary, Robyn, Michael and Erica, and great-grandmother of 7. She was the dear sister of Marilyn Hobischak. She was predeceased by her parents Robert and May Poe, and by her brothers; Vernon and Donnie. The family wish to thank Rev. Gerry Gallant and the members of St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, her extended family at the Lanark Quilting Guild and the North Street Quilters for all their support, friendship and compassion over the years.
Friends are invited to join the family for a service in celebration of Colleen's life at St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Perth on Wednesday, November 24th, 2021 at 2:00 P.M. Please know, those wishing to attend the service must have proof of double vaccination. Interment to follow at Elmwood Cemetery. In memory of Colleen, memorial contributions to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Perth Site of the Perth & Smiths Falls District Hospital would be appreciated.