Rick Alley, age 57, passed away from a heart attack on February 24, 2014 at home.
Visitation for friends and family was held on Friday February 28 at Langsford Funeral Home.
Rick was an avid dog lover and the family requests memorial donations to Lee's Summit Animal Shelter in lieu of flowers.
Rick was born in Kansas City, Missouri on December 30th, 1956. He was a life-long of Lee's Summit. Rick leaves his wife, Marlene, of 16 years, and his two children, Sara (13) and Matt (12); his father, J.R. Alley, and his brother, Tim (Stephanie) Alley, and Toby, his constant companion for 6 years, the chocolate lab, who Rick rescued. He was proceeded in death by his mother, Jean Alley.
Rick earned two Bachelor's Degree's, Industrial Safety and Computer Science Technology from Central Missouri State University. He was a member of Abundant Life Baptist Church. He retired in 2006 from DST Systems, Inc. where he worked as a computer programmer for almost 25 years.