Amanda Kay Edel Richmond age 31 of Raleigh, North Carolina passed away unexpectedly early Wednesday morning at her home.
She was born April 12, 1983 at the Hill Air Force Base in Layton, Utah daughter of Jim and Kelly (Parkinson) Edel.
Amanda resided in Raleigh for the past 4 years.
On December 18, 2013 she married the love of her life, Ryan S. Richmond in Butler, Tennessee.
She enjoyed food, cooking and loved caring for animals and often volunteered her time helping in any way needed at animal shelters.
Her beauty, smile and humor were adored by all who met her.
Amanda is survived by her husband: Ryan Richmond; parents: Jim and Kelly Edel; sisters: twin sister Bethany (David) Flermoen and Lauren (Mitch) Raskovich; grandparents: Ted and Joan Edel and Ted and Carol Parkinson.
The family will receive friends from 2:00-5:00 P.M. Sunday and 12:00 – 1:45 P.M. Monday at the Rosenberg Chapel of Hackman Family Funeral Homes, 807 E. Chicago Rd., Sturgis, MI 49091, 269-651-3284. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. Monday at the funeral home. A graveside committal will follow the service at Oak Lawn Cemetery in Sturgis.
Memorial donation would be appreciated to Animal Rescue Fund, P.O. Box 593. Sturgis, MI 49091 or the Kalamazoo Humane Society, 4239 S. Westnedge Ave., Kalamazoo, MI 49008.
The obituary is also at www.hackmanfamilyfuneralhome.com where personal messages of support may be left for the family.