Eldon Max Richards, 85

Eldon Max Richards, 85, of Montour, passed away Thursday, August 30, 2018, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines. Funeral Services will be held Tuesday, September 4, 2018, at 10:30 AM at Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home in Tama with Pastor John Christianson officiating. Interment will follow at Maple Hill Cemetery in Montour. Visitation will be held Monday, September 3, 2018, from 5-7 PM at Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home.

Survivors include his wife Kathy, of Montour; children: Arlo (Rhonda) Richards, of Waterloo, Allan Richards, of Tama, Bruce Richards, of Tama, Shelly Richards (Dallas Wacha), of Sugarland, TX, Brian (Jill) Richards, of Alpharetta, GA, Kim (Toby) Taylor, of Tama, Tammy (Steve) McGrane, of Altoona, Bob (Jodie) Toney, of Snoqualmie, WA, and Paula (Jim) Straight, of Indianola; nineteen grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; one great-great granddaughter; one sister, Janice Goettsch, of Marshalltown; and several nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be directed to Living Faith United Methodist Church.