Richardson-Colonial Funeral Home

123 Newlin Street Port Lavaca, TX 77979-3059


  • Robert J Hairell

    General Manager

    Robert Hairell started in the funeral industry in Victoria, Texas, at the age of 19, working part-time while attending college. He served with George H. Lewis and Sons Funeral Directors in Houston while attending mortuary school. Following graduation, Robert returned to Victoria and served his apprenticeship. He has been serving the Victoria community since 1966.

  • Jamie Nichole Kinsfather


    Since 2003, Jamie has provided compassionate care to families in the Port Lavaca area. Jamie earned her degree in mortuary science from San Antonio College in 1999. She is proud to be a part of the Dignity Memorial® team, guiding you through one of the most personal times in life. When she is not serving families, Jamie enjoys being active in her daughter’s school activities, coaching sports, teaching Sunday school, traveling and attending numerous functions throughout the community.

  • Nancy K Witte

    General Manager

    Nancy Witte became a license funeral director and embalmer in 1980. She returned to her hometown of Victoria, Texas, after completing her studies at Commonwealth College of Science in Houston, Texas. Nancy is proud to serve her hometown community of family and friends.