Doris Eileen VanMeter Richards 86, of Frankfort, IN, died at 6:27 p.m. January 28, 2010 at St. Vincent Frankfort Hospital. Born December 23, 1923 in Burlington, IN to Lonnie & Ethel (Crum) VanMeter. She married Doyal Richards on December 21, 1945 and he preceded her in death on March 22, 2001. Mrs. Richards was a 1941 graduate of Michigantown High School and lived in Frankfort most of her life. She worked at Mallory Controls for 37 ½ years, retiring in May of 1989. She was a member of Hopewell United Methodist Church and was an active volunteer at the YMCA Kiddy Korner. She enjoyed flower gardening
Visitation and Services
Services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, February 1, 2010 at Goodwin Funeral Home. Visitation will be Sunday, January 31st from 2-5 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Hopewell Cemetery.
1 Son: Robert (Mary) Richards of Frankfort, IN
1 Sister: Cheryl (Dan) Daubenspeck of Atlanta, IN
1 Grandson: Blake Richards of Frankfort, IN
Several nieces and nephews also survive.
She was preceded in death by her husband and 1 brother.