Saturday, March 19, 2022

Obituary - Richard Grassley

Richard Grassley, age 86, passed away on Thursday, March 17, 2022 at his home in Preston, Missouri. Services for Richard will be held at 3:00 PM on Thursday, March 24, 2022 at the Vansant-Mills Chapel in Clinton, Missouri with visitation from 2:00-3:00 PM prior to the service. 

Cremation to follow. The family suggest memorial contributions be made to the Richard Grassley Memorial Fund and can be left in care of the funeral home. Fond memories and condolences can be left online at

Richard E. Grassley was born on March 3, 1936 in Kansas City, Missouri to Calvin and Anna Grassley.

Richard worked at the Clinton Samaritan Center for 13 years, he also worked for the Montrose Power Plant, was a test driver at Southwest Research, worked for the Hammond Bus Company, worked in the KC Stock yard and was an Army Vet. Richard attended Save Our World Ministries and a member of Straight Up Ministries in Clinton, Missouri.

Survivors include 4 daughters; Sandra Wilson, Eugenia (Grover) Lynn, Marjorie Madison, Teresa Daggitt, several grandchildren and multiple great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Vansant-Mills Funeral Home in Clinton, Missouri.

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