Mary V. Richards, 90, of Bethesda, Ohio, died Thursday, November 29, 2012 at Emerald Pointe Nursing and Rehab. She was born March 15, 1922 in Purseglove, WV, daughter of the late Earl Morris and Luna Bishop Morris.

Mary had a deep love of family. She had retired from Ohio Valley Medical Center, where she had worked as a LPN.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Paul Richards; six brothers; and four sisters.

Mary is survived by her sons, Bill D. Richards of MO and Rock L. (Nina Maxine) of Bethesda, OH; seven grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; and sister, Minnie Cavicchia of St. Clairsville, OH.

Visitation was Friday November 30, Kelly Kemp Braido & Patron Funeral Home, 322 North Main Street, Bethesda, OH. A mass of Christian burial was sung, Saturday December 1, at St. Marys Catholic Church, 212 West Main Street, St. Clairsville, OH, with Reverend Thomas Chillog as celebrant. Interment followed at Holly Memorial Gardens, Colerain, OH.

Memorial contributions may be made to: Emerald Pointe Nursing and Rehab, 100 Michelli Street, Barnesville, OH 43713.

Online condolences may be sent to: www.kellykempbraidopatronfuneralhome.