John Stanley Richards, III, age 53, died Monday, February 9, at his home. He was born in Waterbury, CT on April 21, 1961 to Cecile and John Richards. He is survived by his mother, Cecile Richards of Orlando, FL, sons, Craig Richards and Eric Richards of Longwood, FL, sister Linda (Jack) Hardison of Clarksville, TN, nephew Jefferson Brant of Memphis, TN and niece Katie (Brian) Cohen of Rumford, RI. He was preceded in death by his father, John S. Richards, Jr.
John was a lifelong fan of the New York Giants and the New York Yankees. He liked to bowl, fish and play cards. A private family service will be held at a later date.