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Faye M. Richeson
Mrs. Faye M. Richeson, 88, of DeWitt, died Tuesday evening, May 2, 2017, at Westwing Place in DeWitt.

Faye Marie Baugher was born Feb. 2, 1929, in Ottumwa to Lonnie and Gladys Cox Baugher. She graduated from Ottumwa High School in 1947. She married Marion Dennis and later Frances Richeson. Faye was a homemaker and had resided in the DeWitt area for the past 40 years.  

She enjoyed crocheting, sewing and traveling.

Surviving are three daughters, Marie (Keith) Johnson of Clinton, Vera Clemons of Illinois City, Illinois, and Peggy Smith of Livingston, Texas; four grandchildren, Nathan (Kathy) Coghill, Larry (June) Clemons, Elizabeth (Joe McElroy) Willers, and Melissa Fuller; eight great-grandchildren, Amanda, Kayleigh, Gage, Sebastian, Katielynn, John, Liberty and Deriney; two great-great-grandchildren and several stepgrandchildren and stepgreat-grandchildren; four siblings, Effie Songer, Manuel Baugher, Ralph Baugher and Walter Baugher; and nieces and nephews. 

Preceding Faye in death were her husbands; parents; a grandson, Adam Coghill; two sons-in-law, Larry Clemons and Greg Smith; and a great-granddaughter.

The family will receive relatives and friends at Schultz Funeral Home in DeWitt from 9 until 10:45 a.m. Friday, May 5. A service will begin at 11 a.m. Friday in the funeral home, with Faye's niece, Maj. Sandra Line, officiating.  Burial will be at Elmwood Cemetery in DeWitt.

Condolences may be expressed and a photo tribute viewed at schultzfuneralhomes.com


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