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Arpp, Root & Carter Funeral Home
Saturday February 24th, 2018
10:00am - 12:00pm

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Saturday February 24th, 2018

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Germantown Union Cemetery
Saturday February 24th, 2018

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Betty Richey

Richey, Betty, "Gunner" age 92 of Germantown passed away Saturday, February 17, 2018 at Hillspring of Springboro surrounded by family.  She was born in Germantown, OH to the late Ervin and Lottie May (Schaeffer) Bailey.  During WWII she worked for Harris Seabold, she also worked for Dr. Berger’s office in 1946 and later worked as a waitress at the Downtowner Restaurant.  In her later years, she loved playing cards and was one of the original members of the Germantown Senior Center.  Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by 2 sisters, and her husband of 46 years, Elvin Lee Richey in 1986.  She is survived by her daughters Betsy Mitchell and Rilda (Philip) Thomas, her grandchildren Stephanie (Luis Angel) Torres, Ransford (Patty Zullo) Mitchell II, Vangie (Zach) McCloskey, Renee (Chris) Dale, and Theresa (Steve) Mynes, her great grandchildren Thea Coleman, Morgan (Brandon) Bridges, Joseph McCloskey, Skylar McCloskey, and Donovan Marsh and one sister, Delores.  Funeral services will be held on Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 12:00PM at the Arpp & Root Funeral Home, 29 N Main St.  Germantown with Ted Landis officiating.  Interment immediately following at Germantown Union Cemetery.  The family will receive friends prior to the service beginning at 10:00am on Saturday.

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Grandma Richey,I will always cherish our last hug both of us knowing it would be our last, so we held on a bit tighter and a bit longer .Ilove you and will miss you dearlyLove your Granddaughter Stephanie

Stephanie Torres Feb 24 2018 12:00 AM

Sweet Betty , may you rest in peace , Sending hugs and prayers to all,

Rick and Charlotte Jobe Feb 23 2018 12:00 AM

My Dear sweet sister friend Essie and Phil thank you both so much for the Beautiful tree of life arrangement,, Mom will Cherish the plaque. Love you and thank you

Stephanie Torres, Betty Richey's first grandchild Feb 23 2018 12:00 AM

Thank you so much for Beautiful fireside basket

Stephanie Torres oldest Granddaughter Feb 23 2018 12:00 AM

LUIS & STEPHANIE TORRES.Our loving arms will always be rapped around you.

Luis a torres Feb 20 2018 12:00 AM

I will miss you. You are the only Grand Ma I ever had and knew, I new no other. I love you and will miss you dearly. Your loving grandson Luis Torres aka the Bub.

Luis a torres Feb 20 2018 12:00 AM

Fly high sweet Gunnar love and hugs to all !!

Angie &Chuck Overholts Feb 19 2018 12:00 AM

Rest well Grandma...you'll be missed almost as much as you're loved.

Steve Feb 19 2018 12:00 AM

Rilda and Phil, you have our deepest condolences on the passing of Rilda's dear mother. We pray that you are blessed with only happy memories of your many years together. Karen Carmickle and Mark Heistand

Mark Heistand Feb 18 2018 12:00 AM

I love you Gunner, you are now a guardian angel to watch over me and our family. I know you were up in heaven with Grandpa, and playing cards with Uncle Eddie and Aunt Nelly. I miss you but I know that you are happy being reunited with Grandpa. Fly high my Gunnar, I love you.

Theresa Mynes Feb 18 2018 12:00 AM

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