RICHARDSON, Clinton C. – At the Charlotte County Hospital, on Wednesday, March 24th, 2021, Clinton Calvin Richardson, husband of Joan (Justason) Richardson, of St. Stephen, NB. Born in Black’s Harbour, NB, he is the son of the late Albert and Naomi (Urquhart) Richardson.
Clinton dedicated his life to the auto body repair industry, working for various local garages, eventually retiring from Downey Ford in St. Stephen. Clinton was very meticulous with his work and was considered one of the best in his field. Those who knew him saw him as an artisan in his field, like no other. Clinton truly loved the outdoors and was known to thoroughly enjoy gardening, growing primarily vegetables and flowers with a love for rose bushes. His greatest joy was his grandchildren and great-grandchild. Clinton attended Union Street Atlantic Baptist Church for many years.
Surviving in addition to his wife Joan, of 64 years, are his two sons, Philip (Paula) of St. Stephen, NB and Bruce (Heather) of Barter Settlement, NB; five grandchildren, Jesse Christie (Isabel) of Stanley, NB, Naomi Richardson (Cara) of Halifax, NS, Derian Richardson (Abbey) of St. Stephen, NB, Chance Richardson (friend Brieanna) and Haven Richardson, of Barter Settlement, NB; one great-grandson, Carson Richardson; one brother, Austin (Mary) of Black’s Harbour, NB and one sister, Audrey Wilcox (Sheldon) of Pennfield, NB; sister-in-law, Kay Richardson of Greentown, Indiana; nieces, nephews and cousins.
Clinton was predeceased by his brother Hanley.
The family received friends at the funeral home during a time of visitation on Sunday from 2 – 4 p.m.
The memorial service in celebration of his life was held on Monday, March 29th, 2021, at 2 p.m., in the chapel of Humphreys Funeral Home, 20 Marks Street, St. Stephen, NB, E3L 2B2 (506-466-3110). Rev. Dan Jamer officiated, assisted by Rev. Angela Wade. Euology was given by son Bruce Richardson and grandson Derian Richardson. Friends are invited to view this celebration via a the broadcast which will be available through the link below on the funeral home website
In lieu of flowers, donations to a charity of the donor’s choice would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences to the family or donations can be made at www.humphreysfh.com