Willard Thomas Reddington

November 11th, 1929 - January 23rd, 2013

Willard Thomas Reddington, age 85, of Richmond, died Friday, January 18, 2013, at his home Born February 2, 1927, in Richmond, to William Clarence and Blanche Sherman Reddington, he was a life-long resident of Richmond. Tom was a graduate of Richmond High School and a graduate of Earlham College. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. Tom was owner of Neff & Nusbaum Shoes. He was a member of West Richmond Friends Meeting, former member of Rotary Club, Y’s Men, Elks BPOE 649, and the 228 Club. Tom was a former board member of Peoples Bank and past president of the Earlham Alumni Council. Survivors include his sons, Mark (Cary Moon) Reddington of Seattle, Washington, Doug (Nancy) Reddington of Indianapolis, and John (Kathy) Reddington of Akron, Ohio; daughter, Nanci Ricks of Denver, Colorado; 11 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; sister, Dorothy Oda of California; nieces; nephews; and many friends. He was preceded in death by his wife, Norma Joanne “Taffy” Nusbaum Reddington who died May 11, 2004, parents; two brothers; and four sisters. A memorial service for Willard Thomas Reddington will be at 2:00 p.m. Friday, February 1, 2013, at West Richmond Friends Meeting, 609 West Main Street, Richmond, with Joshua Brown officiating. A private burial will be held at Elkhorn Cemetery at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are being handled by Doan & Mills Funeral Home, 790 National Road West, Richmond. Memorial contributions may be made to: American Cancer Society, Wayne County Unit, 4567 Progress Drive, Columbus, IN 47201. Condolences may be sent to the family via the guest book at

American Cancer Society, Wayne County Unit, 4567 Progress Drive, Columbus, IN 47201.

2:00PM at West Richmond Friends Meeting on Friday, February 1st, 2013 (map/driving directions)

Elkhorn Cemetery
5697 Esteb Road
Richmond, IN 47374 (map/driving directions)