Arthur A. Richardson Jr.
Jan. 16, 1939 – July 22, 2014
Arthur A. Richardson Jr., of Mukwonago, died on Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at Seasons Hospice at the age of 75. He was born in Waukesha on January 16, 1939, the son of Arthur and Katherine (nee Italiano) Richardson Sr. He proudly served his country in the United States Air Force from 1958 until 1962. On April 9, 1960, he married Anita Jean Sholtz. Arthur worked for Wilde Pontiac Cadillac as an automobile technician retiring in 2002. In his retirement, Arthur and Anita moved to Gladstone, Mich., where he enjoyed hunting, fishing and his retirement. In 2013, Arthur and Anita returned to the Mukwonago area.
He will be sadly missed by his wife of 54 years, Anita of Mukwonago, and their children, Cory (Bill) Hurst of Waukesha, Tim (Amy) Richardson of Mukwonago, Rene Liska of Mukwonago and Scott (Kristy) Richardson of Palmyra, and his mother, Katherine Caucutt. He was the dear grandfather of Andy and Jessica Hurst, Leah and Luke Richardson, Tiffany Peltonen, Chloe Liska and Hailey, Abby and Oaklee Richardson. He is further survived by his brother Joseph Richardson of Wisconsin Rapids along with nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his father.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, July 26, from 10:00AM until the time of the 1:00PM funeral service at the Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. The Rev. Kris Androsky will preside. Full military honors will follow the service at the funeral home.
Memorials in Arthur’s name are appreciated to the National Rifle Association of America (NRA), 11250 Waples Mill Road, Fairfax, VA 22030.
Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, Crematory and Preplanning Services is honored to serve the family. For further information, please call the funeral home at 262-547-4035 or visit our website at www.waukeshafunerals.com for directions or to leave the family an online tribute message.