21 years in law enforcement in Hudson County

RICHARDSON, CAPT. RONALD, SR. Private funeral services have been held for retired Police Captain Ronald Richardson, Sr., formerly of Jersey City. He passed away March 16 surrounded by his family at Beth Israel Medical Center, Newark. Born in Jersey City to the late Edward and Sarah (Williams) Richardson as the fifth of ten children. He attended the Jersey City Public School system, graduating from Ferris High School in 1965. United in holy matrimony to the late Joyce Reeves Richardson, his wife of 41 years; father of Ronald Jr. and Kimberly Joyce. He began his career in law enforcement in 1973 with the Hudson County Police Department and ascended through the ranks achieving the rank of Police Captain, retiring in 1994. He was an amazing man, husband, father and friend who will always be remembered for his love of family, having integrity and for being an outstanding person. Predeceased by his wife; both his parents, Edward and Sarah Richardson; two brothers, Edward Jr. and Alexander and one sister-in-law, Sirena Richardson. He leaves to cherish his memory; two  children, Ronald Richardson, Jr. and Kimberly Joyce Richardson; two honored brothers; Willie James Richardson, Sr. and Herbert Lee Richardson, Sr.; five honored sisters; Sarah Lorraine Ball, Barbara Ann Lawson, Sharon E. Walker, Lenora Richardson and Valerie Richardson; three caring sisters-in-law; Viola S. Richardson, Carol A. Richardson and Catherine Mason; two fond brothers- in-law, Fletcher Ball and Samuel C. Mason, Sr. and a host of other  nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and neighbors. Services arranged by the Jackson Funeral Residence, Jersey City.

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