It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Royce Richardson on Friday, August 2, 2019 in the Pontiac Community Hospital, Shawville, Quebec at the age of 85. Son of the late Ebert Richardson and the late Kathleen Hodgins. Loving husband of 49 wonderful years to the late Joyce Brown. Cherished father of Warnie (Carole), Joey (Sylvia) and Robyn (Kyle Wisotzki). Special grandfather of Connor, Lachlan, Brennan, Kate, Sam, Dylon, Hatti and Tucker. He will be sadly missed by his siblings, Claire (late Henry Lunam), Marlyn (Norris Angus), Diane (late Joey Keon), Barney (Heather), Murray (Gloria), Mona (Earl Newton), Myles (Marsha), Mike (Janice), Rick (Bonnie) and his brothers-in-law Bert Murphy and Charlie McDowell. Predeceased by his sisters Sheila and Brenda. Royce will be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. Family will be in attendance on Monday, August 5, 2019 at the Shawville United Church, Shawville, Quebec from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. where the funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Interment Maple Grove Cemetery. Donations to the Villa James Shaw or Friends of St-Joseph’s Manor would be appreciated.