Charles Edward Richards Sr., 81, Hawthorne, Fla., passed away Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012. He was born in Altoona.
Surviving are his wife of 56 years, Joan E.; two children: Catherine D. Hubler and Charles E. Jr.; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and a brother, Gerald.
Charles was a U.S. Air Force veteran of the Korean War. He retired from Conrail after 45 years of service. He loved football and enjoyed watching the Florida Gators and Denver Broncos.
Charles Edward Richards Sr.
A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012, in the chapel of Williams-Thomas Funeral Home, Hawthorne, Fla.