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William Richardson Jr.

May 11, 2021



Colonel William Richardson passed away on Tuesday, May 11, 2021 surrounded and supported by his loving family at their home in Fayetteville, NC at the age of 91.

He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  In 1945, he joined the Armed Forces and served 40 years, was a Prisoner of War (POW) for 39 months during the Korean War, served as the President of Richardson and Sons Construction, Inc., for 37 years and was an Author.

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Penny Witter

May 21, 2021 10:23 PM

Many people have entered my life quite by happenstance. I am blessed to have encountered Col. Richardson while caring for his precious wife, Mrs. Claire. Their love was so inspiring. I have been awed by the  integrity with which he served our great country, and am honored to have called him friend. Rest well. 

Dan A Carey

May 15, 2021 5:25 PM

Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Rich was a leader, mentor and friend to many of us through the years. He was an example of the Quiet Professional, a Special Forces warrior. Dan & Kay Carey
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