Neil Richardson of Ashland passed away at home — October 5, 2004.





He was born in Medford May 13, 1934 to Frank and Marguerite — Richardson. He attended schools in the Medford area and graduated from — Crater High School in 1952. He married Beverly Moser in 1954.





He received his Bachelor of Science Degree in education — from SOCE in 1956 and went on to obtain his Master&

39;s Degree in 1963. —





He taught sixth grade at Briscoe Elementary School from — 1956 until he became Principal at Helman Elementary School in 1967, where — he remained until his retirement in 1998.





He is survived by his wife Beverly; daughter, Mary Ann — Robinson of Portland, OR; daughter and son-in-law, Kelly and Greg Jacob — of Hillsboro, OR; brother, Frank Richardson Jr. of Medford; granddaughter, — Katy Robinson of Portland, OR; nephews, Dan Richardson and Lance Richardson — of Medford, OR.





A private graveside service will be held at Scenic Hills — Memorial Park, Ashland. A memorial service to celebrate his life will — be announced at a later date.





In lieu of flowers a donation may be made to a charity — of donor&

39;s choice





Arrangements: Litwiller-Simonsen Funeral Home, Ashland. — Class=1000