SPRINGHILL, Florida Alice Marie Richwine, 84, of Springhill, Florida and formerly of Wooster passed away on Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at her home.
She was born July 12, 1931 in Wadsworth, the daughter of Jay Edward and Bonnie Ball Welday. She married Jack Richwine on December 2, 1978. He preceded her in death on February 5, 2013.
Alice was a homemaker. She had worked for Tepro Electronics in Clearwater, Florida for 8 years retiring in 1978 and had worked for Sears in Wooster. In Wooster, she had attended the Central Christian Church.
She loved gardening, playing the organ, family gatherings and decorating her home for whatever season it was.Surviving are her children, Jay (Karen) Roberts of Akron, Tangie Poole and Karen (Tom) Biltz both of Springhill; step-children, Dyann (Michael) Jones of Ohio, Michael (Rebecca) Richwine and Richard (Amy) Richwine both of Mansfield and Rick (Sandy) Davis of Apple Creek; 12 grandchildren and many great-grandchildren.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded by her parents, a grandson and siblings Bonnie Jean Richwine, Juanita A. Morris and Faith Hayne.
Friends will be received at the McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster on Friday evening, March 25, 2016 from 6-8:00 p.m.
Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, March 26, 2016 at the funeral home at 12 noon with the Rev. Kevin Phipps officiating. Burial will follow in the East Union Cemetery, Wooster.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to LifeCare Hospice, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com.
LifeCare Hospice, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691
Saturday, March 26, at 12 Noon at the funeral home
Friday, March 25, 2016 from 6-8:00 p.m. at the funeral home