September 5, 1928 - May 25, 2016


Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30AM on Monday, June 6, 2016 at St. Paul’s Catholic Church, St. Cloud for Caroline “Carrie” A. Richardson, of St. Cloud who died Wednesday at St. Benedict’s Senior Community. Rev. Michael Becker will officiate and burial will be in Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery in Little Falls. Friends and Family may call from 4-8PM Sunday, June 5, 2016 at the Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home, St. Cloud. Parish prayers will be at 4:30PM Sunday at the funeral home.

Carrie was born in St. Cloud to Benedict and Oliva (Jaeger) Lintgen. She married Edward M. Richardson on February 23, 1957 at St. Mary’s Cathedral in St. Cloud. She was an administrative assistant at St. Paul’s Catholic Church and for Northern States Power. Carrie loved baking, cooking, gardening, playing cards with friends and neighbors. She enjoyed watching the Fourth of July fireworks from Hester Park across from her home and enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Carrie is survived by her children, Thomas of St. Paul, Steven (Kristine) of Cedarburg, WI, Paul (Teresa) of Minneapolis; grandsons, Ryan (Andrea), Tyler, Bryan and Eric; great-grandchildren, Adriana and Robert and many nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Edward on February 21, 2005; siblings, James Lintgen, Jane Lintgen, Lucille Eldred, Ethel Lintgen and Loretta Sis.

Memorials are preferred to the St. Cloud Fourth of July Fireworks Fund or The Alzheimer’s Association.