Jenna Marie Richards
On Tuesday, Dec 20, 2016, our beautiful daughter Jenna Marie Richards of Croydon, PA was taken from us as the result of a tragic car accident. She was just 22 yrs. old. Born in Langhorne, she was a Croydon resident all of her life. Jenna was a graduate of Conwell-Egan High School, Class of 2012. She was also a graduate of Holy Family University – Class of 2016. She graduated Summa Cum Laude with a degree in Criminal Justice. She was employed with U.S. Pretrial Services at the Federal Courthouse in Trenton, NJ.
Jenna was a wonderful person with a brilliant smile and an amazing mind. She lived life to the fullest and was a force to be reckoned with on the soccer field which was her life long passion. She was an amazing daughter, sister, granddaughter,, niece, cousin, girlfriend, team mate and coworker. Jenna's soul is a light that can never be diminished and that we will carry in our hearts forever. Rest easy Jen.
Jenna is survived by her loving parents, Bill and Donna Richards (nee McGuigan), her sister Keri Richards (Brian), brother Ryan Richards (Tess) and her boyfriend Brandon Sweeney. She is also survived by her maternal grandmother Gerri McGuigan as well as her many, many, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. She was predeceased by her grandfathers Ron McGuigan, Thomas Richards and grandmother Lillian Williams.
Family and friends are invited to call at St. Thomas Aquinas Church, 601 Bristol Pike, Croydon, Pa. from 6 until 9:00 p.m. Monday, Dec 26 and from 9:30 until 10:45 a.m. Tuesday. Her funeral mass will follow at 11 a.m.. Interment will follow at Resurrection Cemetery, Bensalem.
In lieu of flowers, contributions to honor Jenna's memory may be made to the Jenna Richards Scholarship Fund, c/o Fidelity Savings, PO Box 605, Bristol, PA 19007.
Arrangements are under the direction of Wade Funeral Home, 1002 Radcliffe Street, Bristol Borough.