Raymond Waller, 80, of Wabash, died at 3 p.m. Wednesday, March 27, at his home.
He was born May 22, 1932 in Paintsville, Ky., to Willie G. and Minnie (Lewis-Daniels) Waller. Raymond married Pauline Clawson in Burdett, N.Y., on Oct. 5, 1952. He retired from United Technologies in Andrews, in 1994, after 31 years. He was a member of the Wabash First Church of God, and a life member of the Wabash Eagles Lodge. He enjoyed gardening, walking, his grandkids, and his cat "Missy". Raymond was a US Army veteran during Korean war time.
He is survived by his wife, Pauline Waller, Wabash; three children, Janine (Bill) Gray, McDonough, Ga., Gregory Waller, Wabash, Kenneth W. (Heidi) Waller, Huntington; six grandchildren, Amy (Josh) Hause, Greenwood, Jennifer (Ty) Maloy. Bunker Hill, Jordan Waller, Huntington, Ryan Waller, Indianapolis, Derek Gray, Stockbridge, Ga., and Jeremy Gray, Topeka, Kan.; eight great grandchildren; and three sisters, Matilda Mollette, Blaine, Ky., Buna Crum, Wabash, and Lestie Wilfong, Vinton, Ohio. He was preceded in death by a son Randy Waller, who died May 1956.
Funeral services will be held at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave. Wabash on Tuesday, April 2, at 10:30 a.m. with Chaplain Kurt Snyder officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Lawns Cemetery, Wabash. Friends may call 4-8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Preferred memorial is Parkview Huntington Hospice.
The memorial guest book for Raymond may be signed at www.grandstaff-hentgen.com.