Francis R. “Frank” Richardson, Jr., age 91

Obituary for Francis R. Richardson, Jr.

Francis R. “Frank” Richardson, Jr., age 91 years, of Hopewell, NJ, died on Wednesday, June 28, 2017 in Morris Hall, Lawrence Township, NJ.

Born in Hamilton Township, NJ, November 5, 1925, he was the son of the late Francis and Mary Schmidt Richardson, and had resided in Hopewell since 1965.

Mr. Richardson was a United States Army veteran of World War II.

Mr. Richardson was a longtime History and Spanish teacher at Hunterdon Central Regional High School, retiring in 1990.

He was a Communicant of St. Alphonsus Church; member of the Hopewell Leisure Club and the Hopewell American Legion Post #339.

His wife, Maria Salvador Richardson, died in 2010. Surviving are his son, Francis Richardson, of Ringoes, NJ; and his three grandchildren: Natalie, Patrick, and Ryan Richardson.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, July 3, 2017 at 11 AM in the Holcombe-Fisher Funeral Home, 147 Main Street, Flemington, NJ. Interment will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Hamilton Township, NJ. Calling hours will be held on Monday, July 3, 2017 from 9:30 AM until time of service in the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Hopewell American Legion Post 339, 19C MODEL AVENUE, HOPEWELL NJ 08525.