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Richards, Sandra S. -

Sandra S. Richards

Otsego - Sandy passed away at her home surrounded by her family, Saturday, January 26, 2019 in Otsego. She was born December 26, 1957 in Plainwell the daughter of Russell and Wanda (Horton) Fisher. Sandy had been a cheerleader and enjoyed playing softball as a young girl. Later she enjoyed body building and had competed in some competitions. She enjoyed woodworking and liked doing projects with her husband. Most of all Sandy loved spending time with her grandchildren. On December 22, 1988 at their home in Plainwell she married Dale Richards who survives. Also surviving are her children, Sarah Wooster of Kalamazoo, Kelly Wordon of Plainwell, Jesse Blanchard of Plainwell, Diana Stecker of Washington, Serih Kersey of Vicksburg, Charles Richards of Georgia, Elijah Richards of Muskegon and Enoch Richards of Allegan; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; her mother, Wanda (Pete) Valler; father, Russ (Shirley) Fisher and her siblings, Brad Fisher and Shawn Gleason.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Elden (Julia) Fisher Darl (Mabel) Horton.
According to her wishes cremation has taken place. A celebration of Sandy’s life will be held at 1:00 P.M., Saturday, February 2, 2019 at the Otsego United Methodist Church. 
Burial of ashes will take place at Mountain Home Cemetery in the spring. Contributions in memory of Sandy may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Messages of condolence may be posted at

Winkel Funeral Home
Winkel Funeral Home
207 E Allegan Street
PO Box 165
Otsego, MI 49078