Obituaries

Ronald Wayne Richardson Basehor

Mass of Christian Burial for Ronald Wayne Richardson, 59, Basehor, will be at 10 a.m., Friday, April 4, at Holy Angels Catholic Church, 15438 Leavenworth Road, Basehor.
Mr. Richardson died Sunday, March 30, 2008, at Providence Medical Center, Kansas City, Kan.
He was the son of Wayne and Helen Richardson.
After high school graduation in 1966, Ron enlisted in the U.S Navy and served on the USS Columbia from 1966-1970. After an honorable discharge, he had various jobs as a truck driver, hauling freight as a member of Teamsters Local 41. For the past 15 years, he worked at Allied Systems, Claycomo, Mo., hauling cars, which he always said was the best job he ever had.
Survivors include his wife of 37 years, Mary Judith (Judy), of the home; three daughters, Michelle Bishop, Gardner; Patricia Smith, Gilbert, Ariz., and Donlan Forbis, Kansas City, Kan.; his father, Wayne Richardson, Kansas City, Kan.; a sister, June McMannus, Kansas City, Kan.; six grandchildren; three stepgrandchildren; and a stepgreat-grandchild.
Visitation will be one hour prior to the services at the church. The family suggests memorial contributions to the church building fund.
Arr.: Alden-Harrington Funeral Home, Bonner Springs.