Rena May PAINTER [Parents] was born on 13 Apr 1912 in Newtonville, Spencer, Indiana, United States. She died on 12 Jan 2007 in Rockport, Spencer, Indiana, United States. She was buried in Grandview, Spencer, Indiana, United States. Rena married George Bernard RICHEY.
ROCKPORT - Rena M. Richey, 94, of Rockport, passed away Friday, Jan. 12, 2007, at her home.
Rena was born in Newtonville, Ind., on April 13, 1912, to the late Virgil and Belle (Carey) Painter.
Rena was a homemaker. She was a member of American Legion Post 254 Ladies Auxiliary and VFW 696 Ladies Auxiliary of Owensboro, Garnet Chapter of Eastern Stars and First United Methodist Church.
Rena was preceded in death by her husband, George B. Richey in 1976; two sons, G.V. and Bob Richey and three grandchildren.
Rena is survived by three daughters, Barbara Stonebraker and husband, Bob, of Shelbyville, Tenn., Margaret Franklin and husband, Sonny, of Carthage, Tenn., Bernardine Renehan and husband, Jerry, of Chesteron, Ind.; six sons, Frank Richey, of Grandview, Ind., Sam Richey and wife, Valerie, of Rockport, Ind., Bill Richey and wife, Karen, of Brookston, Ind., Wayne Richey of Grandview, Ind., Ray Richey and wife, Teresa, of Hatfield, Ind., and Kenny Richey, of Spring Mills, Fla.; her companion, Lawrence Carpenter; 32 grandchildren; 55 great-grandchildren; 19 great-great-grandchildren and a niece.
Services are 2:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 15, 2007, at the Boultinghouse Funeral Home in Rockport, Ind., with Rev. John Monroe officiating. Burial in Grandview Cemetery in Grandview, Ind. Eastern Stars will have a memorial service at 7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Visitation is from 2 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 14, 2007, and 8 a.m. until time of service Monday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Spencer county Hospice.
Published in the Courier Press on 1/14/2007.
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Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 15 June 2018), memorial page for Rena Mae Painter Richey (13 Apr 1912–12 Jan 2007), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17439906, citing Grandview Cemetery, Grandview, Spencer County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Roger Gleitz (contributor 46635829) .