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Christopher Richards

February 8, 1953 — August 19, 2021

Christopher Richards

Christopher Lee Richards, age 68, of Flint, MI passed away peacefully Thursday, August 19, 2021, at Durand Senior Care, Durand, MI.

A cremation has taken place and no services are planned at this time.

Chris was born in Dayton, Ohio on February 8, 1953, the son of John Richards and Betty (Richards) Jalloway.  Chris always had the desire to go and see all there was to see.  He loved to travel and had this uncanny ability to quote people, dates, and places from memory.

Chris leaves behind his estranged wife Karen (Saylor) Richards; longtime companion of 20 years Joy Schwere; two sons: John and Randy Richards; one brother Jeff Richards, and 4 sisters: Carolyn (Jim) Bully, Kathern Miller, Sharon Tarrantt, and Sally Price; and several grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by his mother, father, and two brothers: David and John Richards.

Online condolences may be made at  The family is being served by Smith Family Funeral Homes – Osgood Chapel, St. Johns, MI.

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