Dorothea Virginia Richards, 87, passed away peacefully Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021, at Henry Clay Villa in Markleysburg, Pa. She was born Dec. 4, 1933, in Morgantown, a daughter of the late Clyde Stout Sr. and Laura Audrey Stout.
Dorothea worked at Mon Health Medical Center as an X-ray technician until her retirement. In her spare time, she loved playing, and frequently winning at, bingo. Most of all, she cherished spending time with her grandchildren.
She is survived by her two sisters, Alma Jean Franks and husband Jim and Joretta Davis and husband Milford; her two daughters, Anita Darlene Heater and husband Gerald and Joretta Jean Garret and husband Butch; son, Clyde Kenneth Richards and wife Delores; and her loving grandchildren and great-grandchildren, who she cherished.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one sister, Eileen Stout; one brother, Clyde Stout Jr.; and one daughter, Evelyn Eileen Ammons.
Friends will be received at Fred L. Jenkins Funeral Home from 4 p.m. Wednesday Jan. 13 until the time of the service at 6 p.m. with Pastor Neil Leftwich officiating. Honoring Dorothea’s wishes, cremation will follow.
All visitors and guests will be asked to properly wear a face covering, socially distance and limit their time to no more than 15 minutes.