Alice R. Richmond
Ruth Richmond, 90, Stevens Point, died Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016.
Funeral Homes & Crematory in Stevens Point and Plover assisted with
arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.shudafuneral.com.
Mrs. Richmond was born in Indiana, a daughter of the late
Garfield and Ada (Rowe) Johnson. When she was a child, the family located in
Scandinavia, Wis., where she attended school and graduated from high school as
She attended college in Stevens Point.
She was married to Frederick H. Richmond. He preceded her in
She had a long career with Sentry Insurance in Stevens Point
and Atlanta, Ga.
She was the first woman to earn both Chartered Property
Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) and Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) insurance
She was an artist and was noted for her portraits.
After retirement she traveled throughout the United States
with a special friend, Chuck Clark, who also preceded her in death.
Survivors include four children, Sue, John (Gail), Jane and
Ann (Matt) Pisarsky; nine grandchildren Troy (Sara) Richmond, Abby (Josh) Raykowski,
Kaya (Mike) Freiman, Dane (Lindsey) Guarino, Aliece (Joe) Maedke, Farryn (Andy)
Guarino, Selene (Mike) Guarino, Laura (Jason) Bach and Ada Richmond; and nine great-grandchildren.