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Horace P. Richey, 95, Goshen, formerly of Plainfield passed away on October 2, 2016 in Goshen, Indiana. He was born on May 12, 1921 in Woodburn, Kentucky to Paul and Ethel Holman Richey. He was the widower of Doris Jane Richey. He was a supervisor for General Motors Detroit Allison's for 30 years retiring in 1982. He and his wife attended the Plainfield United Methodist Church, Phi Delta Kappa and Prestwick Country Club. Horace was a Navy Veteran of WWII. Survivors include his children Rick P. (Linda) Richey, Anna Jane Sonner and Samuel N. Richey; grandchildren Heather Richey-Walker, Rick Richey Jr., Chris Hopper and Barbara Richardson; 9 Great-Grandchildren and 6 Great-Great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by 4 brothers and 2 sisters. Calling hours will be on Wednesday October 5, 2016 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. in Hall-Baker Funeral Home, Plainfield. Funeral services will be on Thursday October 6, 2016 at 11 a.m. with Reverend Jim Burkes officiating. Burial will follow in Maple Hill Cemetery Plainfield. In lieu of flowers please make donations to the Wounded Warrior Project P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675. Online condolences can be made at www.bakerfuneralservice.com
Published on October 4, 2016
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