Carol Richardson

A visitation for Carol Richardson, 83, Lawrence, will be held Sunday from 6 to 8 pm at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Private burial will be at a later date. Carol passed away Wednesday, January 2, 2019, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

She was born Sept. 19, 1935, in Leavenworth.

She worked at Hallmark Cards for 38 years as their mail courier.

Carol was married to Jack Richardson who passed in 1986. Later in life Frank Sterba became her longtime companion.

Surviving children include Yvonne Daniels, Overland Park, and Cindy Cook, Lawrence. Carol’s other children, Thomas McCombs and Valerie Lynn preceded her in death. Carol had many grandchildren and three great grandchildren that she adored.

Messages & Condolences

From Nancy Smelser...

So sorry to hear of Carol’s passing, she was a delight to work with, as was her daughter Val. Loved them both. Prayers for comfort for the family.

From Frank Molby...

Carol was a joy to work with at Hallmark. She will be fondly missed by by all who knew and loved her.

From Linda Baysinger...

We will truly miss Aunt Carol. She was a wonderful, funny, and sweet lady. My dad thought so much of her, too. I just know they are laughing merrily in Heaven.

From Barbara Newcomb...

I am so sorry, she was such a wonderful lady. Always had a smile, loved her family dearly and always loved to joke. So many happy and fond memories. She will be deeply missed.

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