Obituary of Gordon Ray Richardson
RICHARDSON: Peacefully, at London Health Sciences Centre – University Hospital, London on Tuesday, October 30, 2018, Gordon Ray Richardson, of London formerly of Grand Bend, in his 87th year. Beloved husband of I. Elaine (Jordan) Richardson. Loved father and father-in-law of the late C. Tom Richardson (2014) and Jean Richardson of London, Mac Richardson of Mississauga, Mark and Karen Richardson of Exeter, Patrick Richardson of Whitby, Buddy Richardson and Kelly Brandon of Clinton. Cherished grandpa of Janelle Richardson, Shaun Richardson, John and Tara Richardson, Tara and Jason Moerman, Mathew and Stephanie Richardson, Hailey Richardson and Krista Richardson. Treasured great-grandpa of Austin Richardson, Jaden Richardson, Emily Moerman, Mackenzie Moerman, Zoe Richardson, Aria Richardson and Baby Richardson on the way. Dear brother and brother-in-law of Rollie, Pat Richardson, Betty Richardson, Inez Richardson and Faye Clark. Remembered by his many nieces, nephews and their families. Predeceased by his parents Donald and Shirley (Benedict) Richardson, brothers Tom (Rose), Basil (Audrey), Chub, Mac and Sep Richardson. At Ray’s request, cremation has taken place. A Private Family Service will be held. Interment to take place Strathroy Cemetery. Ray and Elaine were the proud owners of Dairy Jack’s, Ray’s Gulf and Buddy’s Restaurant in Grand Bend for many years. Arrangements entrusted to the T. Harry Hoffman & Sons Funeral Home, Dashwood. If desired, memorial donations (payable by cheque) to Royal Canadian Legion - Branch 498, Grand Bend Poppy Fund or a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.