Laveda M. Phillippe
Laveda M. Phillippe, 78, Easton, Missouri died Friday, August 24, 2012 at her home.
She was born December 21, 1933 to Lewis and Orva Jane (Bratcher) Snodgrass in Hamilton, Missouri.
She was married to Robert L. Richardson for 25 years and to this union Robert L. Richardson, Jr., Jane Roach, Rodney Richardson, Randall Richardson and Suzanne Sweeney were born. She later married Wayne Phillippe on May 6. 1985. He survives of the home.
Mrs. Phillippe was educated as an administrative assistant, but she was better known as the “Demo Lady”. She demonstrated various types of products at stores in the area for over 20 years.
Laveda enjoyed flower gardening and was a very talented quilter, she made a quilt for each of her children.
She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Lewis Snodgrass, Jr.; three sisters, Verma Poterbin, Velma Shalz and Connie Barnard; granddaughter, Maggie Irene; two grandsons, Matthew Gordon and Lucas Wayne.
Survivors: her husband, Wayne Phillippe; five children, Robert L. Richardson, Jr. (Laura), Maysville, Missouri, Jane Roach (Gary), St. Joseph, Rodney Richardson (Nancy), Radcliff, Kentucky, Randall Richardson (Karen), St. Joseph and Suzanne Sweeney (Mike), LaPorte, Texas; thirty five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Services: 10:00 A.M. Tuesday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Interment Kingston Cemetery, Kingston, Missouri. The family will receive friends 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. Monday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory, where friends may call after 5:00 P.M. Monday. The family suggests memorial gifts to the St. Joseph Animal Shelter or the Second Harvest Food Bank.