Richard Orwick passed away Monday, April 27, 2009 at the age of 70 years.

Richard Orwick passed away Monday, April 27, 2009 at the age of 70 years.

Richard attended Bishop Lillies High School, and then college at Rockhurst University. He was a Navy Veteran. He worked for Exide Technology for 43 years.

Richard was preceded in death by his wife, Sharon, in 2007.

He is survived by 4 children, 4 stepchildren, 1 sister, 1 brother, as well as numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.

Visitation will be from 4-6:00 p.m. Thursday, April 30, 2009, with a prayer service at 6:00 p.m., at the D.W. Newcomer’s Sons Noland Road Chapel 509 South Noland Road Independence, MO 64050. Burial will be Saturday, May 2, 2009 in Aspen Grove Cemetery Burlington, IA. Arrangements: D.W. Newcomer’s Sons Noland Road Chapel 816-252-8900.