William Isaac Richards

April 22, 1927 ~ January 14, 2019 (age 91)

   William Isaac Richards, 91, of Danville, passed away on January 14, 2019 at 9:21am at North Logan Healthcare in Danville.  Visitation will be held on Friday January 18, 2019 from 10:30am to 11:30am at Kruger-Coan-Pape Funeral Home, 10 E. Williams Street in Danville.  Service will follow at 11:30am a Kruger-Coan-Pape Funeral Home, with burial to follow at Danville National Cemetery, with honors by American Legion Post 210

   Bill was born April 22, 1927, the son of Martin E. and Flossie M. Richards of Westville.  He was a W.W.II Veteran, worked over 40 years at Chuckles Candy Factory in Danville.  He enjoyed fishing and spending time with his family and grand children.

   Bill married Deloris M. (Kearney) Richards on October 24, 1950 in Covington, IN, she survives.  Others survivors include his daughter Lori (Vince) Homoky and daughter-in-law Ligia F. Richards.  Grandchildren:  Sasha Richards, William (Brittany) Richards, Alana Richards – all of North Carolina; Lisa Marie (Michael) Hoit of Easy Lynn, Brittany (Jeremiah) Rohwedder of St. Louis, Amber (Derek) Hahn of Oakwood;  Step-Granddaughters: Patty Homoky, Kimmy Homoky and Heather Gietl of Camby, IN; and 5 great-granddaughters and 5 great-grandsons.

  Bill was preceded in death by his parents, a son Major William Isaac Richards.

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