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Courtney Rol

Richard Lynn Waldron

August 23, 1951 - February 01, 2021

We created a GatheringUs memorial to celebrate the life of Richard Lynn Waldron. Collecting your stories and memories here will offer us great comfort. Click on the heart to let us know you were here and to receive email updates. Thank you for contributing to this lasting memorial.

Richard Lynn Waldron, 69, of Lee’s Summit, MO, passed away on February 1, 2021. He is preceded in death by his parents, William and Marjorie Waldron, and his first wife Anita Waldron, the mother of his three daughters. Rick was born on August 23, 1951, in Waukon, Iowa. He spent his entire childhood in Waukon, attending St. Patrick’s Catholic School K-12, before heading off to college, where he would ultimately graduate from Mankato...  see more
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  • Candace Snow-White
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  • Dacey Waldron
    We love you, Uncle Rick.
    In thinking about how to honor him, it can’t be explained for me unless I reflect on the beginning and what he has been a part of from my perspective.
    Marge and Bill Waldron chose to unite in the sacrament of holy matrimony. ...  more
  • jeff roggensack
    The Roggensack cousins and Peg donated $200 to Rick's favorite charity.
  • Jen Alexander
  • Kathleen Fossum
    You are all in my prayers at this time. I’ll miss my brother Rick and have many thoughts and memories of Rick! I will be brief. 1. We would hide in my bedroom closet and play cards so we would be away from the little girls. 2. Can’t believe we never...  more
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  • Jan Votroubek
    Ricky was once my white knight. He recruited Ed to work with Country Kitchens so we moved to Marshalltown so Ed could train. I took the kids to the park to play because we were staying at a motel until we got possession of our house. Ed was working 3rd...  more
  • Jenny Cramer
  • John & Pat Benne
    Sending our deepest sympathy to the entire Waldron Family. Rick was our son, John Benne's father-in-law. We will always remember how welcome he made us feel in his home on so many occasions. We have lots of great memories that we shared over the...  more
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  • Chris Votroubek
    I will miss my Uncle Rick deeply. He always opened his home to us when we drove through KC on the way to Iowa from Arizona. My daughter took her first steps in their living room on such a trip one year. He loved golf, fireworks, a good game of Euchre,...  more
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  • Tasha Waldron
    Courtney, Amy, Kate, and Jan, I am so sorry for your and your family's loss. I'm hopeful that sharing memories will bring you comfort and peace.
    My Uncle Rick was funny & kind. I always looked forward to seeing him... partially because he was a bit...  more
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  • Stan White
    Deepest sympathy's to the whole Waldron Family and especially Rick's wife Jan.
    Rick was my oldest friend and he will be truly missed. We started kindergarten together and our friendship eventually lead to us being room mates in college. We worked hard,...  more
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    • Stan White
      Amy Benne Stan, Would you mind sending me your contact information?
      • February 17, 2021
    • Stan White
      Amy Benne Stan, Jan gave me the check you sent and I submitted the donation to CASA via this website. It doesn't say yours or Janet's name (the site is weird) but I wanted to thank you for your generosity!
      • March 2, 2021
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  • Grady Waldron
    So many great memories of my Uncle Rick. As a kid we got excited every year for us to get to make the trip from Cedar Rapids to World's of Fun and Oceans of Fun. Rick was always so gracious and welcoming and made our time there fun. Then as I got...  more
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