Richey, Joseph Darwin
November 13, 1922 - November 10, 2012. Beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend to all. Preceded in death by wife of 55 years, Margaret and daughter, Jeanne Marie; brother, James Gerald; sister in law, Audrey; granddaughter, Therese Wolslayer. Survived by children, Daniel Joseph (Swami Ritavan Bharati), Kathleen (Frank) Wolslayer, John (Judy), Sharon (Wayne) Hierlmaier, Michael, Juan Garcia, and 12 grandchildren, Katie, Sam and Michael Richey, Andrea Haar and Elizabeth Wolslayer, Pele and Jeffrey Garcia, Todd, Nathan, Patrick and Ryan Hierlmaier, and Joe Richey and 7 great grandchildren. Joseph was a member of the Fr. William Blum Knights of Columbus Council #3656, a graduate of the U of MN - 1950, retired Civil Engineer with the US Department of the Interior (Fish and Wildlife Service) and served in the Navy during WWII.
Mass of Christian Burial Saturday November 24, 2012 12 noon at the Church of St. Joseph, 8701 36th Avenue North, New Hope, MN. Interment Gethsemane Cemetery, New Hope. Visitation Saturday one hour prior to Mass at church only. Memorials preferred to Catholic Relief Services or The M.S. Society.
NEW HOPE, MN 763 531 1777