Richard Lee Evans

Richard Lee Evans of Northmoor, Missouri passed away July 31, 2012 at his home. Richard was a graduate of Oak Park High School and had lived most of his life in the Northland.

Richard is survived by his wife, Valli Schmitten-Evans of the home, two children, daughter, Mary Jo Evans of Drain, Oregon and son Raymond Evans of Florida. Richard also leaves behind two step-children, step-son Steven Johnson, of Independence, Missouri and step-daughter, Michelle Waite of Kansas City, Missouri, mother Frances Evans of Gladstone, Missouri, brothers Earl and Alan Evans of Gladstone and sister Carolyn Jordan of Kansas City, Kansas; three grandsons, Jacob, Ronald and Reagan, nephew Henry Trammell, niece Lucy Tammell, and his beloved Aunt Nona Davies, who traveled from Pheonix, Arizona to Kansas City to spend his last days by his side and comfort his family through this difficult time.

Richard also leaves behind his friends and brother-in-laws, Mike and Daryl Schmitten of Kansas City, Missouri and sister-in-law, Terri Schmitten, Kansas City, Missouri.

The family expresses their appreciation to Kendallwood Hospice of Riverside for the service they provided to Richard and his family.

A Memorial service will be held at North Cross United Methodist Church , 1321 NE Vivion Road on Monday, August 6, at 5:30pm, preceded by visition at 5:00 pm.


  1. Mary Evans on July 31, 2013 at 10:27 pm

    I miss and love you so much dad! Until we meet again!

  2. Debbie H on August 2, 2012 at 11:25 pm

    So very sorry for your loss. Keeping all his family & friends in my prayers right now. Momma Val,Shelly,& Jimmy please let me know if there is anything I can do for any of you at this time.Love you all!!!

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