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George Richards

December 05, 1923 - July 15, 2017

We announce the passing of George Richards, of Antigua who passed away on Saturday, July 15, 2017 at his residence at the age of 93.   He was preceded in death by his brothers Olive Andrew and Charles Richards, sisters Sarah Skepple, Juanita Martinez.

He is survived by:

Sisters:                                               Claudina Barnard, (Connecticut USA), Maudeline Sackey (St. Croix, USVI),  Daphney Harvey, (St. Croix,USVI), Ruthlyn Hanson, (Orlando, Florida)

Brothers:                                            Theodore Richards, (St. Croix, USVI), Ernestine Brooks, (Tampa Florida)

Grandchildren:                                 Dale Matthias, Sr., Betty Matthias, David Matthias, Stephen Matthias, Theresa Matthias-Tyrell, Nicole Ayo-Matthias

Great grandchildren:                       Akoya’ Emmanuel, Latoya James, Brian Hunt Jr., Philecia G. Tyrell, Patricia M. Tyrell, Althea M. Tyrell, Davita  A. Matthias, David A. Matthias, Omauri D. Grosvenor, Dale Matthias Jr.

Great Great Grandchildren:            Aryanna Hermon, Nila Hermon

Grandson-in-law      :                       Brian Hunt, Sr.

Many other family and friends too numerous to mention

Funeral Information

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the viewing on Friday, July 28, 2017 at the Celestial Chapel of Hurley Funeral Home beginning from 9:00-10:00am, followed by the funeral service at 10:00am in the Chapel.  

Interment, Eastern Cemetery, Smith Bay.

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Arrangements are under the care of Hurley Funeral Home and Cremation Center of St. Thomas, St. John, St. Croix, and Tortola.



Visitation:  Map to Hurley Funeral Home

Service:  Map to Hurley Funeral Home

Cemetery:  Map to Eastern Cemetery

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