Richardson, Wayne

DAVENPORT—Graveside services for Wayne L. Richardson, a resident of Davenport, will be immediately following the visitation which is scheduled from 10 a.m. until noon Saturday, July, 5, 2008, at the Halligan-McCabe-DeVries Funeral Home. Burial will be in Davenport Memorial Park. Wayne died unexpectedly on Tuesday, July 1, 2008, at his residence in Davenport. Wayne Lee Richardson was born November 23, 1954, in Sterling, Illinois, a son of Virgil M. and Mary H. (DeVos) Richardson. He was a graduate of Davenport Central High School. He was a proud veteran of U.S. Air Force. Wayne had been a machinist at the Rock Island Arsenal for 29 years. Memorials can be made to the family. Survivors include a sister and brother-in-law, Sandra and James Willis, Davenport; brothers and a sister-in-law, Frank Acke, Sterling, Illinois, and Edward (Sheila) Acke, Roseville, Calif.; nieces and nephews, Mary Beth (Josh) Arnold, Eldridge, James Willis, Jr., Raleigh, N.C., Joe Willis, Davenport, Robin Thomas, of California, and David Acke, of California; as well as numerous grand nieces and grand nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Dean Richardson. Online remembrances and condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting Wayne’s obituary at