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Richard  Ori
Richard Ori

December 6, 1937 - October 30, 2023
Resided in Clive, Iowa
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Richard G. Ori, 85, of Clive, Iowa, peacefully passed away on October 30, 2023, in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Born to Ernest and Casimira Ori. Richard is survived by his wife of 53 years, Betty of Colorado, his daughter Lisa (Garrett) Schultz of Colorado, his grandchildren Sam and Ellie Schultz of Colorado, and his sister Olga Smoot of Michigan. Richard also had numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Richard was the youngest of 11 children, born to Italian immigrants. Creativity came easily to Richard. Which you could see in the designs of his 6 homes in 3 states. He contributed to the design of the Waukee Library Coal Mining Museum. He loved photography. A love he passed on to his wife and daughter.

Services for Richard will be held on Saturday, March 23rd, 2024, at 11:00 a.m., at the Waukee Cemetery, followed by a Celebration Of Life at the Waukee Library, in Waukee, Iowa. Memorial contributions can be made in Richard's name to alz.org.

Online condolences are welcome at www.IlesCares.com.

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Graveside Service
Waukee Cemetery
6th St., South of Triangle 1 Mile
Waukee, IA US 50263
Saturday, March 23, 2024
11:00 AM
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Celebration of LIfe
Waukee Library, Waukee, Iowa
950 Warrior Lane
Waukee, IA US 50263
Saturday, March 23, 2024
11:30 AM
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