Kenneth Lee Richardson, 71

October 18, 2009

JAN. 10, 1938-OCT. 16, 2009

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Kenneth Lee Richardson, 71, of 100 Eclipse Court in Martinsburg, W.Va., passed away Friday, Oct. 16, 2009, at Washington County Hospital in Hagerstown, Md.

Born Monday, Jan. 10, 1938, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late William Clark Richardson and Virginia Mae Bonar Richardson.

He was a 1956 graduate of Hagerstown High School and served in the Army Reserves.

Ken was employed by Mack Trucks Inc., retiring after 30 years.

He was a member of Downsville Christian Church and The Improved Order of Red Men of Williamsport.

He is survived by one daughter, Lori Richardson Porikos of Boonsboro, Md.; two sons, James Clark Richardson of Boonsboro and Terry Mark Richardson of Clear Spring, Md.; one sister, Shannon May Norris of Hagerstown; two brothers, William Hamilton Richardson of Hagerstown and Donald Craig Richardson of Hagerstown; six grandchildren, Jared Christian-Scott Porikos, Alex James Richardson, Sydney Kristine Richardson, Brandon Christopher Richardson, Tyee Jolan Richardson Carter and Aaliyah Cheyenne Richardson; and two great-grandchildren, Kai-Li Rose Richardson and Gabriel James Richardson.


He was preceded in death by two brothers, George Eaton Richardson and James Clark Richardson.

Graveside services will be Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2009, at 11 a.m. at Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, 17636 W. Washington St., Hagerstown, with the Rev. Mark Curran officiating.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown.

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