Florence (Michel) Richards, of Falcon Heights, died Oct. 28, her 87th birthday, due to complications from Alzheimer’s disease.

Flossy loved playing bridge, golf and the piano. She will be remembered for her kindness, positive attitude and strong Catholic faith.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Henry and Mildred Michel; sister, Betty Kronschnabel; granddaughter, Emily Richards; and great-granddaughters, Gemma, Blythe and Elle Miller.

She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Herb; children, Suzanne Robinson, Terry (Greg) Alton, Robert (Jean), Cressy Kovich, Tom (Terri), Liz (Steve) Hammer and Henry (Janet); and sister, Mary Poston. She is also survived by 24 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, and many nieces, nephews, godchildren and close friends.

Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Nov. 4 at Church of the Assumption in downtown St. Paul, with interment at Resurrection Cemetery.

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