Barbara Joan (née Chipko) Richardson, 82, of Morris Plains, NJ, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family on April 2, 2021. Born in Mine Hill, NJ, Barbara resided in Morris Plains for the past 60 years. Barbara graduated from Dover High School in 1956. She was a parishioner of St. Virgil’s Parish and a member of St. Virgil’s Seniors and Morris Plains Seniors. Most importantly, Barbara was a loving wife, a caring mother and a beloved grandmother and will be deeply missed. Barbara is survived by her devoted husband, H. James Richardson, cherished daughter, JoAnn (née Richardson) Dugan and her husband, Richard, Jr., and adoring granddaughter, Molly Dugan. In memory of Barbara, donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or online at www.stjude.org or to Mt. Pleasant Animal Shelter, 194 Route 10 West, East Hanover, NJ 07936 or online at www.njshelter.org Funeral Services are private. We ask that you keep Barbara and her family in your thoughts and prayers. Arrangements are entrusted with Dangler Funeral Home, Morris Plains.