Jane Ackley Richardson, 88 of Westville passed away on Saturday, April 13, 2019 in the Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow. Born in Ottawa, on August 27, 1930, she was a daughter of the late Roderick and Elizabeth (Allen) Richardson of Westville. Jane was a school teacher in Pictou County and after retirement always maintained and interest in young people. She was a member of St. Paul United Church and enjoyed reading, puzzles, crafts and traveling. A kind person, Jane gave in so many ways to her community. She is survived by her sisters, Isabel Richardson, Westville and Anne Lawson, Bedford; niece Ruth Holland- Richardson; nephews Peter Lawson, Joe Lawson and Rod Richardson; special cousin, Anne Kearley, Belleisle, NB and several cousins. Jane was predeceased by her brother, Joe Richardson. Her family will receive visitors on Tuesday from 6-8 pm at Eagles Funeral Home, Westville. Her funeral service will be held 2 o’clock Wednesday from Eagles Funeral Chapel, Westville with Rev. Dr. Mary Taylor officiating. Interment will be in the Auburn Cemetery. Donations in her memory may be made to St. Paul United Church or the Pictou County Food Bank. www.eaglesfuneralhome.ca.