STAPLES — Wesley A. Richmond, 56, of Staples died on Sunday, Dec. 25, 2011, at Essentia Health-St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Brainerd. Visitation will be held on Thursday, Dec. 29, 2011, from 5-7 p.m. at Brenny Funeral Chapel in Staples and one hour prior to services at the church. Funeral Services for Wes will be held on Friday, Dec. 30, 2011, at 11 a.m. at Bethany Lutheran Church in Cushing. Interment will be at Wildwood Cemetery in Pillager. Arrangements have been entrusted to Brenny Funeral Chapel in Staples.