Craig D. Richardson

Published on Thursday, 7 September 2017 20:39


Craig D. Richardson, 50, of New Britain, husband of Carla (Porcher) Richardson, passed away Aug. 30, 2017, at the Hospital of Central Connecticut in New Britain. Born in Waterbury, he was a former New Britain resident and lived in Greenville, S.C., for many years. Craig was employed in the Construction Industry for many years.

Besides his wife Carla, he leaves his father, Beldon “Fellow” Antrum of Waterbury; a daughter, Shantese Richardson of Greenville, and a stepson and stepdaughter, Jarvis and Sharmaine Porcher, both of Greenville; a sister, Nicole Paulin of New Britain; several brothers and sisters, Brian and Beldon Antrum Jr; Amanda and Melissa Antrum; and Valerie and Todd Johnson, all of the Waterbury-Naugatuck area; many nieces and nephews. Craig was predeceased by his mother, Janis Richardson and a sister, Yolanda Richardson.

Funeral services are Saturday, 11 a.m., at Carlson Funeral Home, 45 Franklin Square, New Britain. Burial will be at the convenience of the family. Calling hours are Saturday morning at the funeral home from 10 a.m. until the time of the service. Please share a memory or note of sympathy at

Posted in New Britain Herald, on Thursday, 7 September 2017 20:39. Updated: Thursday, 7 September 2017 20:41.