THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Wyvonna Sissy Richards, 62, of Marinette, passed away on Aug. 6.
Born on Dec. 12, 1950 to Robert and Mabel (Collins) Jones in Chicago, she graduated high school in Chicago and worked as a nurse's aide in several states, moving to Marinette in 2010 to help care for her mother. She enjoyed cooking, listening to music, watching American Idol, and going to the casino.
She is survived by her ex-husband, Michael LaFever of Marinette; her mother, Mabel of Marinette; two brothers, Richard Collins of Oneida, Tenn. and Wayne Schroeder of Marinette and dear friends Pam Deircks and Tom Watson.
She was preceded in death by her father, Robert Jones; step-dads, Larry Schroeder and Steve Laudermilk and an infant brother.
Private family services were held. Thielen Funeral Home assisted the family.