Jennifer D. Richards, age 72, of Canal Winchester, died after a brief illness Saturday, June 30, 2018 in Little Rock, AR. Born September 7, 1945 in Hitchin, England to the late Arthur and Doris “Babs” (Silsby) Brown. She was a former employee at DeMonye’s Greenhouse and loved spending time in her garden. She was a member of St. John XXIII Parish and participated in Groveport Quilting Club.
She is survived by her husband of 51 years, Thomas Richards; daughter, Rebecca (David) McQuigg, Delaware; son, Douglas (Erica) Richards, Columbus; grandchildren, Kelly and Shelby McQuigg, Ella and Scarlett Richards; sisters, Marion Sandover and Barbara Parfitt; brother, Richard Brown; nieces and nephews.
Preceded in death by her sister, Josephine Maher.
The family will receive friends 10-11 am Thursday at St. John XXIII Catholic Church, 5170 Winchester Southern Rd., Canal Winchester, where the Funeral Mass will follow at 11 am with Fr. Denis Kigozi, Celebrant. Interment after at Union Grove Cemetery in Canal Winchester.
Friends who wish may contribute to Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Jen’s memory.