Wednesday evening is a memorial ride in honor of Larry and Sierra Gaunt, the grandfather and granddaughter hit and killed last week on Raytown Road in Grandview. The route is the 10 mile Longview Loop, where the Gaunts were riding when they were killed. The ride will start at 6:30 p.m. at the MCC-Longview Rec Center.
A memorial fund has been setup in the Gaunts’ name and will be used for college expenses for the Sierra’s three brothers.
The Larry and Sierra Gaunt Memorial Fund
c/o Bank of Lee’s Summit
210 SW Main St.
Lee’s Summit, MO 64063
In related news, KC Star columnist and bicyclist Mike Hendricks has a column about the crash. Also, the KC Bike Club will selling bracelets at their Summer Breeze ride to raise money for the Gaunt family.