Danny J. Richardson, 66, Syracuse, passed away at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, May 22, 2018, at his home. He was born on July 23, 1951, in Warsaw to Jesse J. and Wanda M. (Haas) Richardson.
He was a lifetime Pierceton and Syracuse area resident and attended Pierceton High School. He was married Aug. 16, 1969, in Leesburg to Sharon S. “Sue” Mast, who survives. He retired from Forest River in Goshen after 25 years and formerly worked at Liberty Homes in Syracuse for 20 years.
He was a member of the Eagles Lodge in Syracuse, & V.F.W. Auxiliary (formerly in Syracuse). He enjoyed outdoor activities, mushroom hunting, woodworking, Nascar, gardening and going to the casino.
He is survived by his wife; two daughters: Vicki Wallace, Cromwell; Stacy (Roger) Gray, Syracuse; son: Jeff Richardson, Fort Wayne; 13 grandchildren and seven great grandchildren; sister, Patricia (Terry) Mast, Syracuse; brother, Larry (Laurie) Richardson, Pierceton.
He was preceded in death by his parents, daughter, Karen Richardson, and brother, Randy Foster Richardson.
Visitation will be from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, May 24, at Owen Family Funeral Home, 1001 S. Huntington St., Syracuse. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. on Friday, May 25, at the funeral home with Pastor Tim Bushong of the Syracuse Baptist Church officiating. Burial will follow in the Hillcrest Cemetery in Pierceton.
Preferred memorials may be given to the Danny Richardson Funeral Fund, c/o Owen Family Funeral Home, 1001 S. Huntington St., Syracuse, IN 46567. To send condolences to the family in memory of Danny Richardson, please visit www.owenfamilyfuneralhome.com