Johnnie Mae Richardson

Tuesday October 26, 2021

Johnnie Mae Richardson, of Gary, passed away Tuesday, October 26, 2021 at the Hospice of the Calumet Area in Munster, IN William J. Riley Memorial Residence.  She was 84 years old.

Johnnie Mae was born the oldest of 7 children on April 22, 1937 to Robert and California Lewis in Hurtsboro, AL..

Johnnie Mae worked for St. Margaret Hospital in Hammond, IN as a dietary aide for 23 years. She met and married Jimmie Lee Richardson and they were married for 66 years. Johnnie Mae was a woman who loved the Lord and gave her life to Christ when she was a young girl. She was a member of Northlake Church of Christ for many years. She enjoyed cooking, music, and spending time with her family.

Johnnie Mae is preceded in death by her parents: Robert L. Lewis Sr. and California Lewis; sister, Virginia Lewis; and brother, Robert L. Lewis Jr.

She is survived by her husband Jimmie Lee Richardson; five sisters: Lizzie Mae Scott, Martha Lewis Weldon, Bessie Lee Goode, Mary Ann (Claude) Jackson, Renae (Milton) Clark; three daughters: Linda D. Sconiers, Lisa M. Bryant, Patricia (Virgil) Garrett; two sons: Jimmie L. Richardson Jr., Michael Richardson; six grandchildren: Angela Sconiers, Shawana Bowling, Shalika Allison, Stephon Sconiers, Jasmine Gates, and Camrin Garrett; 16 great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, family, and friends.

Visitation

Friday November 5, 2021
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Family Hour 11:30 -12:30 PM
Calumet Park Funeral Chapel

7535 Taft St., Merrillville, IN 46410 VIEW MAP

T 219-736-5840
F 219-685-5128

Service

Friday November 5, 2021
12:30 PM
Calumet Park Funeral Chapel

7535 Taft St., Merrillville, IN 46410 VIEW MAP

T 219-736-5840
F 219-685-5128