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Udean M. Richardson, age 87 years of Adrian, formerly of Onsted, passed away Tuesday, November 23, 2010 at Lenawee Medical Care Facility in Adrian. She was born on September 29, 1923 in Tipton, Michigan, the daughter of Edward and Isma (Halsey) Handy. Udean attended school in Brooklyn. She married Erwin Richardson on April 27, 1945 in Angola, Indiana. He preceded her in death on May 18, 1975. Udean worked for Ford Motor Company in Rawsonville and Saline, retiring in 1972 after 15 years. She was a member of the UAW and St. Michaels Episcopal Church at Cambridge Junction. Udean was a Den Mother for Cub Scouts and enjoyed cake baking, sewing, reading, gambling and traveling. She dearly loved her family, especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She will be dearly missed. Udean is survived by two daughters, Sherry (Roger) Johncox of Manitou Beach, Lisa (Gary) Brighton of Onsted, two daughters-in-law, Jeannie Richardson of Westland, and Sylvia Richardson of St. Charles, Illinois, foster son, Robert (Connie) Barth of Onsted, grandchildren, Jamie and Kate Richardson, Heather and Mark Reweski, Hillary and Rom Vanderzee, Jeff and Laura Barth, Brent and Tami Barth, Carlene and Tim Moore, Garrett and Sara Barth, Brian and Shelly Richardson, Shana and Jeff Schneider, Shaun and Maribell Richardson, Rachael Kaverman, Justin and Kellie Johncox, Dallas and Hilary Brighton, Dustin and Rachael Brighton, Lindsey and Jeff Foulke, great grandchildren Brendan, Chloe, Mary Grace, Margaret Rose, Finnbar, Hailee, Hayden, Harrison, Rourke, Teige, Macyn, Rex, Ian, Teigan, Levi, Leo, Kyra, Kalyn, Mackenzie, Hunter, Bryn, Lila, Emma, Ava, Bodi, Drey, Anthony, Priscilla, Mario, Salina, Camron, Carson, Sydney, Aspen, and several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by her husband, sons Dennis and Murray Richardson, significant other Fay Evilsizer and brothers, Leo and Donald Handy. Funeral Services for Udean will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, November 29, 2010 at Dunn Chapel, Brown-Van Hemert Funeral Home in Onsted with Rev. Sandy Benes officiating. Interment will follow at Tipton Cemetery in Tipton. Visitation will be on Sunday, November 28, 2010 from 2-4 P.M. and 6-8 P.M. at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to Hospice of Lenawee County. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

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