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Raymonde Marie (Jamarde) Richardson

September 25, 1925 ~ March 17, 2018 (age 92)

Raymonde Marie Richardson, 92, of Clarksville passed peacefully away on March 17, 2018 at her home.  Born on September 25, 1925 in Paris, France to Albert and Henrietta (Simon) Jamarde.  In 1955 she married Elmer Richardson and he preceded her in death in 2000.  Before coming to America, she was a paralegal, taught French at Lakewood Highschool and tutored foreign exchange students. Raymonde loved children and was considered everyone’s grandma around Clarksville.  The family will always remember Raymonde putting them first, with her excellent cooking, her protective nature, her quick wit and her smile.  Family and friends loved her strong French accent, that made everyone smile.

Raymonde will be dearly missed by; children; Debra Guinn, Bruce (Joleen) Richardson, Kathrine Richardson, Steven Richardson and Pierre Richardson, 8 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren, special friend Kathy Emerlander.

Preceding Raymonde in death:  husband Elmer, parents, sisters Etiennette Tabarroni and Claire Simonot.

A memorial luncheon will be held on Saturday, March 24, 2018 at the Clarksville Township Hall 331 S. Main St., Clarksville MI 48815 at 1pm.  The family would like you to bring good memories instead of contributions or flowers.

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