Mrs. Jacqueline L. “Jackie” Shriver died peacefully at home on February 15, 2015 in Arroyo Grande, California at the age of 79.
Jacqueline is survived by her husband, Benjiman L. Shriver; children, Cathy Riddle (Ron), Karen Reichle (Bill), Donna Mackey (Lenn), Kenny Shriver (Tammy), Jim Shriver (Rose Relf). She is survived by grandchildren Stephen, Rachael (Brian), Rebecca (Brian), Kiersten (Jared), Phillip (Becca), Kristofer (Melinda), Allen, Kalan, Cody, Juliana, Jacob, Cody and great-grandchildren Corrin, Charlie, Hazel, Carol, Gabby, Carter, Ethan, Suzanna, and Ainsley, She is preceded in death by her father, Frank Richardson, mother, Lottie Grace Richardson, brother, Homer Richardson, and sister, Barbara Richardson Page.
Jacqueline was born on December 5, 1935 in Trinidad, Colorado to Grace and Frank Richardson. She graduated from Whittier High School in 1954. She married Benjiman, a Second Class Petty Officer in the United States Navy on June 10, 1955 in Whittier, California.
Her family remembers her as a compassionate, loving, life-giving, fun, mother who had warm treats for her kids when they got home from school each day. She was a kind, Godly woman who had a sweet, quiet spirit. She loved to share Bible stories with her family and children at church.
She enjoyed crafts and quilting and often taught children how to sew. She was a Godly woman with a passion for working with children and teaching them about Jesus. She attended The Country Bible Church in Orland, California. Jacqueline will be greatly missed by all of her friends and family.
A viewing is scheduled from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Friday, February 27, 2015 at F.D. Sweet and Son in Orland, California.
A Memorial will be held on Saturday, February 28, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. at The Country Bible Church, at 5000 Third Avenue, Orland, California. Pastor Paul Wright will officiate the ceremony. There will be a reception to follow at The Country Bible Church. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Jacqueline’s life. The Graveside Service will be at the Oddfellows Cemetary at 2:00 p.m. The family would like to thank Central Coast Hospice for their care.
Manteca (Calif.) Bulletin
Friday, February 27, 2015