Richard William Kent

Richard William Kent, age 62, of Independence, MO passed away May 1, 2018 at home, after an extended illness. A celebration of life service will be held from 1-3 pm, Saturday, May 12, 2018 at
Cotillion Room and Garden in Independence, MO. Richard was born on November 4, 1955 in Kansas City, MO. Richard will be lovingly remembered by his life partner, Lyn Adams, his children, Adam (Soraya) Kent, Alex (Shannon) Kent, and Sarah (Chris) Von Holten (Kent), their mother, Ann Butner, and his six grandchildren. He also leaves behind his siblings and their spouses, Barbara Becker, Steve (Shauna) Kent, Mary Kent, and Laura (Tom) Bird. Richard was a talented custom wood worker and in his free time enjoyed camping, live music, and playing with his grandchildren. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Habitat for Humanity, a volunteer cause close to Richard’s heart.


  1. Susan Robertson on May 4, 2018 at 2:13 pm

    So sorry to hear about Richard, our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

    Bob, Susan, Andrew, Aaron Robertson
    Former neighbors on Hocker Ave

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