She was born in Fulton, a daughter to the late Leon “Yago” and Doris Jodway and was a life resident of Fulton.
She attended Syracuse University. She was formerly employed as a licensed practical nurse at A.L. Lee Memorial Hospital until her retirement in 2003.
She was a communicant of Holy Trinity Catholic Church. She enjoyed camping and travelling.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by three brothers, Larry, Darryl and Gene Jodway.
She is survived by her husband of 37 years, Keller M. Richards; siblings, Dennis Jodway of Fulton, Vicki Jodway of Auburn, Steven Jodway of Fulton and Jacqueline Jodway of New Haven; two aunts, Marie (John) Richards of Florida and Avis Blasczienski of Fulton; and several nephews and nieces, especially her godchild, Kelly Blasczienski of Liverpool.
Graveside services will be in the spring at St. Mary’s Cemetery.
Calling hours are from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, March 17 at Foster Funeral Home, 910 Fay St., Fulton.
Contributions may be made to Keller M. Richards.