MIDDLE POINT — William Richardson, 69, of Middle Point, passed away on November 5, 2016, at St. Rita's Medical Center.
He was born on November 7, 1946, to Eugene Taylor and Dorothy (Dunlap) Taylor; both preceded him in death.
He was a self employed construction worker, doing everything from hanging drywall to roofing. He was a social member of Amvets in Middle Point and past Delphos Eagles #471 member.
Bill enjoyed hunting and fishing most of his life and was a true outdoorsman. He loved to play softball and was an avid sports fan, especially the Browns, Nascar, Reds and the Buckeyes.
Survivors include two daughter, Sarah (Kyle) Devore of Tippecanoe and Lisa (Pete) LaBauve of Columbus; one brother, Frank Richardson in Indiana; one sister, Shirley (Dwaine) Kimmey of Middle Point; four nephews, Rich (Michele) Richardson of Middle Point, Bob (Lisa) Richardson of Delphos, Chet (Brandi) Richardson of Spencerville and Jay (Brandy Childress) Richardson of Landeck and 5 grandchildren.
Bill was preceded in death by one sister, Clara Jane and five brothers, Richard "Dick", Charles "Chuck" and 3 infant brothers.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, November 9, 2016, at 11:00 a.m. at Harter and Schier Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Salem Mennonite Cemetery in Elida.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday from 2:00 – 4:00 and 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home and one hour prior to the service on Wednesday.
Memorial contribution can be made to St. Rita's or Community Health Professionals.