Jacquelyn Richardson (nee Little), age 69 passed away on Friday, June 17, 2016.
Born November 21, 1946 in Aurora, IL Jacquelyn was the daughter of Floyd and Gertrude (Clark) Little, and a graduate of Aurora High School.
For 15 years she worked as a crossing guard at several Joliet schools, and later retired from Osco Drug Store. She was a member of Crossroads Christian Church.
Jacqueline was a very warm and outgoing person who had a large circle of friends. She especially loved spending time with her grandchildren, and will be remembered for her love of Elvis Presley music.
Surviving are her two children, Brenda (Steve) Uphouse of West Carrollton, OH and Brian Richardson of Joliet; five grandchildren, Rebecca (age 17), Joey (age 15) and Josh (age 13) Uphouse and Jacob (age 12) and Ethan (age 8) Richardson; three brothers, Tom (Cindy) Little, Scott (Gayle) Little and Tim (Amy) Little; a sister-in-law, DeAnn Little; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Preceded by her beloved husband, David Norris Richardson (January 11, 2016); her parents; and one brother, Larry Little.
Memorials in her name to the family would be appreciated.
Funeral Services for Jacquelyn A. Richardson will be held Friday, June 24, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at the Fred C. Dames Funeral Home, 3200 Black at Essington Rds., Joliet. Interment Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery. Visitation Thursday, 3-8 p.m.