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Brian Robert Richards

 
November 21, 1973 - January 9, 2015
 

Brian Robert Richards, 41, of Springfield passed peacefully in his sleep Friday, January 9, 2015 at his home. He now smiles down on us from heaven.

He was born on Thanksgiving Day, November 21, 1973 in Springfield to Bruce and Barbara Long Richards.

Brian’s greatest love were his family and friends especially his son, Sutton of Lincoln, sister, Amy Richards of Texas; three brothers, Daniel, Greg and William Richards all of Springfield. Nephews; Chris, Nick, Kyle, Timmy, Tyler, Brady, Julian, Cody and Devon and nieces Lexi, Miranda and Tiana. Step-Father, Elmer Farris and Step-mother, Virginia Richards

He was a member of Third Presbyterian Church. Brian graduated from Rochester High School. He enjoyed sports, traveling to Mardi Gras, and playing  high stakes poker. He had a walking knowledge of baseball and was a huge Star Wars fan.

He was employed by Menards in the paint department. He had also worked for C & H Concessions and L & G Concessions.

He was preceded in death by his father, Bruce Richards; mother, Barbara Farris, and brother, Shanye Richards.

Visitation:  10 – 11  a.m. Thursday, January 15, 2015 at Staab Funeral Home.

Funeral Serivce: 11 a.m. Thursday, January 15, 2015 at  Staab Funeral Home with Pastor Brent Mitchell officiating.  Burial will be at a later date.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, January 15, 2015

Time: 10:00 am

End Time: 11:00 am

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Service Information

Date: Thursday, January 15, 2015

Time: 11:00 am

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Cemetery Information


Memorial Information

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital


Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, January 15, 2015

Time: 10:00 am

End Time: 11:00 am

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Service Information

Date: Thursday, January 15, 2015

Time: 11:00 am

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Cemetery Information


Memorial Information

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital


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