November 6, 2003
(8/1/1963 - 10/25/2003)
Raymond Manary, 40, of Aledo, IL, passed away at Kewanee Hospital, October 25, 2003.
He was born August 1, 1963, at Moline, IL, the son of Dale and Bernice Balmer Manary.
Raymond graduated from Rockridge High School. He enjoyed riding and breaking horses, riding bulls, shooting pool, playing darts and hunting. While living in Gorin, MO he was a Westside Alderman.
Raymond was a member of the Pentecostal Church in Edina, MO.
Survivors include one son, Justin Manary of Aledo, IL; two step-sons, Jarod and Jacob Bailey of Moline, IL; mother, Bernice Manary of Aledo, IL; four sisters and brothers-in-law, Bonnie and John Hansen of Milan, IL, Tina Green of Higley, AZ, Vickie and Brian Leffler of Aledo, IL, and Lisa and Chuck Soseman of Aledo, IL; two brothers, twin brother and sister-in-law, Russell and Teresa Manary of Abilene, TX, and Chester and Penny Manary of Percy, IL.
Preceding him in death were his father, brothers, Monty and Jerry and sister, Connie Hall.
Graveside services were held October 29, 2003, at the Aledo Cemetery, Aledo, IL, with Pastor John Mattingly of First Baptist Church, Joy, IL officiating. Honorary pallbearers were Dave Malmstead, Ron Malmstead, Glen McDaniels, Steve Watkins, Tony Manary, and Jarod Bailey.