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Colan Wayne Richardson

1949 - 2021


Colan Wayne Richardson, 71 , of Washington, passed away on April 5, 2021. Mr. Richardson, son of the late Kenneth Richardson and Dorothy Monzyk, was born on November 14, 1949 in Washington. He received his education from St. Francis Borgia High School. Wayne served his country honorably as a member of the United States Air Force.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and godson, Nicholas Jett.

Among his survivors are his children, Bridget Richardson and Anthony Richardson of Florida, Bernadette Richardson, John Richardson, Dominic Richardson, and Alexandra Velasco and husband Raul of Missouri; two siblings, Sandy Jett and husband Scott of Washington and Keith Richardson and wife Ann of Washington; grandchildren, great-grandchildren, other relatives, and friends.

Services will be held at the Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis. Memorial donations can be made to the Franklin County Honor Flight.

Arrangements in care of Nieburg-Vitt, Miller Funeral Home, Washington.

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With love Raúl Alex Martín & Andrèa

April 9, 2021 11:26 AM

In loving memory of a fantastic loving father and grandfather. You made our lives amazing. We love you so much. “Be Cool.”
With love Raúl Alex Martín & Andrèa

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Jim Raab

April 7, 2021 7:03 PM

Wayne was quite the historian.  He told me a lot about Washington,  and himself, as I had just moved in July 2020.  And I enjoyed his homemade BBQ sauce.  
My deepest condolences to the family. 
Goodbye fellow veteran.   Thank you for your service. 

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