Raymond Gene Myers
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Raymond Gene Myers
  • September 25, 1941 - July 20, 2017
  • Bloomington, Illinois

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Bloomington - Raymond G. Myers 75, of Bloomington, IL, passed away on July 20, 2017 at St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria, IL.

He was the son of Kenneth and Grace (Woith) Myers. Raymond was born on September 25, 1941 in Bloomington, IL. His parents preceded him in death. He then married Mary Jane Herring in Bloomington, IL. in 1987.

Raymond served 5 years as a Marine. He then worked at G.E. for 13 yrs. Raymond then retired from the United States Postal Service.

He is survived by his wife of 30 years; sister, Juanita Jones; 2 brothers-in-law, Bill (Barb) Herring and Frank Herring; 1 sister-in-law, Rose (Larry) McGlothlin; many nieces and nephews; and his dog, Tess. Raymond was a Ham radio operator on K9XL, and was an avid reader and computer user.

Raymond was preceded in death by his parents; 2 brothers and a sister.

The family will be hosting a graveside service 11 a.m. on August 5, 2017 at Hopewell Cemetery in Downs, IL.

The arrangements have been entrusted to East Lawn Funeral Home of Bloomington, IL. Cremation rites have been accorded.

Memorials can be made in Raymond's name to the VFW post 454 of Bloomington, IL

East Lawn Funeral Home in Bloomington is handling the arrangements..