Elaine Dorothea Hatcher

Birth Date: 
Saturday, February 29, 1964
Date of Passing: 
Monday, October 4, 2021

Elaine Dorothea Hatcher, 57, of Wooster died at her home on Monday, October 4, 2021.

She was born February 29, 1964 in Dayton to Earl D. and Katherine Gardikis Richards.

Elaine had been a goldsmith.  She had a bubbly personality, was a kind and good hearted soul.  She loved her dog Buffalo and made an amazing baklava. 

She is survived by her brothers Jim (Rachael) Richards of Dayton and Dorian (Jill) Richards of Carroll; niece and nephews Daniel, Katharine and Nicholas.

Elaine was preceded in death by her parents and her husband Tim Hatcher in 2010.

A celebration of Elaine’s life will be held at a later date.

McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St. Wooster is assisting the family.

Contributions may be directed to the Wayne County Dog Shelter, 5694 Burbank Rd., Wooster, OH 44691 or to the Wayne County Humane Society, 1161 Mechanicsburg Rd., Wooster, OH 44691.

Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com

Memorial Contributions: 

Contributions may be directed to the Wayne County Dog Shelter, 5694 Burbank Rd., Wooster, OH 44691 or to the Wayne County Humane Society, 1161 Mechanicsburg Rd., Wooster, OH 44691.

Service: 

A celebration of Elaine’s life will be held at a later date.

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