Wyvonna "Sissy" Richards, 62, of Marinette, passed away on August 6, 2013. Wyvonna was born on December 12, 1950, to Robert and Mabel (Collins) Jones in Chicago, Ill.
Wyvonna attended and graduated high school in Chicago. Wyvonna worked as a nurse's aide in several states and moved to Marinette in 2010 to help care for her mother. Wyvonna enjoyed cooking, listening to music, watching American Idol, and going to the casino.
Wyvonna is survived by her ex-husband, Michael LaFever of Marinette; her mother, Mabel of Marinette; two brothers: Richard Collins of Oneida, Tenn. and Wayne Schroeder of Marinette. She is futher survived by dear friends: Pam Deircks, Tom Watson, and her beloved dog, Mia Mae. Wyvonna was preceded in death by her father, Robert Jones; stepdad, Larry Schroeder; stepdad, Steve Laudermilk, and an infant brother.
Private family services were held.
Thielen Funeral Home assisted the family.