Elaine J Richards

March 6, 1931 ~ March 11, 2021 (age 90)

Obituary Image


Elaine J. Richards, 90, of Berwick, went to be with the Lord, Thursday, March 11, 2021, at her residence. She was born March 6, 1931, in Berwick, a daughter of the late Clifton and Eileen (Gearhart) Young.

She graduated from Berwick High School and worked at Bercon from where she retired. Elaine enjoyed putting puzzles together, gardening, and decorating.

Elaine is survived by four children: David Richards of Nescopeck, Robin Mickley of Berwick, Randy Richards, wife, Laurie, of Berwick, Gregg Richards of Berwick; 11 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; and sister, Judy Cooper, of Huntington Mills.

Elaine was preceded in death by her parents as well her daughter, Debra Marshall; brother, Darwin Heller; two sisters: Gloria Michael and Yvonne Young; grandson, Justin Richards; and great-grandson, Nicholas Koch.

Family and friends may send online condolences to 

The James L. Hinckley Jr. Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc., 1024 Market St., Berwick, is handling arrangements. 


To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Elaine J Richards, please visit our floral store.


You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or by planting a memorial tree in the memory of Elaine J Richards
© 2021 James L. Hinckley Jr. Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc.. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy