Janet Richards

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Janet Richards

Janet Ann Richards, 67, of Ottumwa, died at 1:30 a.m. August 7, 2018 at Hospice House in Ottumwa.
She was born September 18, 1950 in Stockton, CA to Ira W. and Anna Virginia Murphy Richards.
A 1970 graduate of Ottumwa High School, Janet had worked in dietary at Ottumwa Regional Health Center and at Walmart.
She loved spending time with her seven grandchildren, especially taking them shopping.
Surviving are her children, Eric Richards, Kirsten Wynn, Janet (Jacob) Fletcher and Nico Richards; grandchildren, Tallynn Wynn, Hailey Harmon, Garrison Wynn, Cameron Wynn, Brandi Jones, Brittney Jones and Noah Fletcher; siblings, Bob (Connie) Richards of Iowa City, Sam Richards of California, Jim (Molly) Richards of Ottumwa, Joe (Ruth) Richards of Ottumwa, Bill (Barbara) Richards of Texas and Kathy (Abraham) Alseead of Ottumwa.
She was preceded in death by her parents and an infant daughter.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday at Reece Funeral Home with Father Patrick Hilgendorf officiating. Burial will be in Ottumwa Cemetery.
Visitation begins at 10 a.m. Thursday with the family present from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday.
Memorials may be made to Hospice Serving Davis and Wapello Counties.
Published on August 7, 2018
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The Zainy Family
Aug 08, 2018
Sending our sincere condolences, love, and prayers to the family.
Aug 08, 2018
I am sad to see the passing of Janet, she truly was an amazing and special person.
Victoria Grove
Aug 07, 2018
Janet’s mother and my mother (Jean Murphy Bergmeier) were sisters. Cousin Janet, rest in peace.

I live in the Twin Cities, Minnesota
Pam Songer
Aug 07, 2018
A Angel got her wings fly high cousin Janet. YOU WILL be MISSED.
Karla Rufus
Aug 07, 2018
So sorry for the loss of your Mother. With Deepest Sympathy , Karla Rufus
Becky Coyne
Aug 07, 2018
This wonderful lady always had a smile on her face.never worried about herself.loved her family dearly.may you rest in heavenly peace my friend.
Ruth Richards
Aug 07, 2018
she always had a positive lookout on life she will be missed dearly