In Memory of




Obituary for Patricia E. Richardson

Patricia E. Richardson, 93, (nee Lynch) passed away peacefully at her home in Poughkeepsie, New York on Wednesday, March 10, 2021.
She was born December 23, 1927 in Bronx, New York to the late Daniel and Ella Lynch.
Patricia moved to Poughkeepsie in July 2016, formerly of Campbell Hall, New York, Fort Wayne, Indiana, and Bronx, New York.
She married William F. Richardson in April, 1946. He predeceased her in 1987.
She is survived by her son, William F. Richardson, Jr. (Fay), with whom she made her home, a daughter, Carol Ruhl, and a son, Daniel Richardson. She is also survived by 9 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by 3 daughters, Joan Richardson, Marilyn White and Barbara Norris. She is also predeceased by 9 siblings.
Due to Covid-19, services are postponed to a later date.
The Richardson family would like to thank Hudson Valley Hospice for their kind love and care, which provided Patricia the opportunity to remain home during the last months of her life.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Patricia’s memory can be made to Hudson Valley Hospice, 374 Violet Avenue, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 (
Arrangements are under the direction of William G. Miller & Son Funeral Home, Inc. If you wish to send an online condolence please visit our website at