Jeannine O. (Champrenaut) Richard, 89, of Martins Ferry, OH died Thursday, June 26, 2014 at Forrest Hills Nursing Home, St. Clairsville, OH.

She was born March 9, 1925 in Soissons, France a daughter of the late Albert and Marie (Bourgain) Champrenaut.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Irvin Richard; son, Irvin Richard, Jr.; and 19 brothers and sisters.

Surviving are her children, Pierre R. Richard of Mingo Jct., OH, Claudine (Joe) Crow of Mt. Pleasant Pike, OH and Sandra (Chuck) Thomas of Tiltonsville, OH; sister-in-law, Blanche Richard; grandchildren, David, Nicole, C.J., Tina, Jeannine, Susan, Robbie, Andy, Pierre Jr., Michelle, Irvin Jr. and Jodi; great – grandchildren; 17 boys, 13 girls and one boy on the way; great-great-grandchildren; six girls, one boy, and one boy on the way, and several nieces and nephews.

Friends will be Saturday 6-8 p.m. and Sunday noon-3 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. at the Heslop Funeral Home, 415 Walnut St., Martins Ferry, OH where services will be held Monday, June 30, 2014 at 11 a.m. with Mark Smith officiating.Burial follows in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Wheeling, WV.

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