Langley, Richard R. E.  1972-2019

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Richard "Bobby" Robert Eugene Langley, 47, of Kansas City, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019, at his home.

He was born July 26, 1972, in St. Joseph, son of the late Patricia and Donald Langley Sr.

He graduated from Lafayette High School 1990, and the Police Academy courses at Missouri Western State University.

Bobby worked as a police officer for over 20 years in the Kansas City area, serving at: Lake Waukomis, Weatherby Lake, KCI Airport and Platte Woods police departments. He was the former deputy chief with the Platte Woods Police Department.

He was an avid Chiefs, Royals, K-State and KU fan, and also enjoyed riding motorcycles.

Bobby was preceded in death by: his parents; and a brother, Donald R. Langley Jr.

Survivors include: daughter, Chelseia Langley-Kiff, of Kansas City; grandson, Zayden; sister, Paula (Don) Russell; brothers, Tommy, and Johnnie Langley; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, at the Rupp Funeral Home.

Memorial services following at 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15, 2019, at the Rupp Funeral Home.

He will be cremated under the direction of the Rupp Funeral Home, following the services.

Memorials are requested to help defray cost to: Bobby Langley Memorial Fund, in care of the Rupp Funeral home or Nodaway Valley Bank.

Online condolences and obituary at As published in the St. Joseph News-Press.