Richard Denny
Richard Denny
  • December 4, 1951 - February 28, 2017
  • Independence, Missouri

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Richard “Rich” C. Denny, age 65, of Independence, MO, passed away on February 28, 2017, at home from natural causes. Funeral at 12pm, Saturday, March 4, at Floral Hills Funeral Home. Visitation at 11am. Burial at Floral Hills Memorial Gardens.

Richard was born December 4th, 1951 in Kansas City, MO.

He retired from Batesville Casket Co., was an avid sports fan and traveler. He was a loving brother, father and grandfather who enjoyed the outdoors and spending time with his family.

Richard was preceded in death by his parents, Jack and Patricia Denny.

He is survived by 3 brothers; David Denny (Sherry) of Lee’s Summit, MO, Gary Denny (Patty) of Lee’s Summit, MO and Jeff Denny (Nancy) of Cleveland, MO; daughter Shelly Janota (Ty) of Indep., MO; son Casey Denny of KCKS; 3 grandchildren; Ashlea Embree (Robert), Christian Janota and Zakk Janota of Indep., MO.; 3 great-grandchildren; Braxton, Abigail and Adalynn.; 4 step daughters; 11 step-grandkids; and 1 step-great-grandkid.

Memorial contributions may be made to Raytown or Independence Parks and Recreation or Research of Multiple Sclerosis.

Fond memories and condolences may be left at

Arr.: Newcomer's Floral Hills, 7000 Blue Ridge Blvd., KCMO 64133 (816) 353-1218.