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Raymond Elmer Beebe

November 28, 1925 August 15, 2018
Raymond Elmer Beebe
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Obituary for Raymond Elmer Beebe

Raymond Elmer Beebe, age 92, of Six Lakes, passed away peacefully at his home on August 15, 2018. Raymond was born on November 28, 1925 in Marion, Michigan, the son of Raymond and Ada (Carpenter) Beebe. He was raised in Marion where he attended a one room school house. Ray served his country honorably in the Navy during WWII, aboard the USS Bunch. During the Okinawa conflict he delivered soldiers to land on troop carriers. He married Lelia Barbara King in Sunfield, MI on September 5, 1947. Ray owned a farm in Vermontville and worked for General Motors in Lansing as a parts inspector on the loading docks, retiring at age 55, after 30 years. It was at that time he moved to the Six Lakes area. Ray loved to play euchre and spending time outdoors, hunting and fishing; especially ice fishing with friends and then sharing his catch with area Senior Centers. He was a member of the Pleasant View United Brethren Church in Blanchard.
Raymond will be missed and is survived by his children, Leon Ray Beebe, and Cee Jae King; 10 grand children; 15 great-grandchildren; sister, Dorothy Wiggins; and special friend, Betty Loomis.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Raymond and Ada Beebe; his wife Lelia; daughter, Carolyn Faye LeMarie; 5 brothers; 1 sister; and grandson Travis Quay.
Funeral services for Raymond will be Monday, August 20, 2018 at 11:00 AM with visitation at 10:00 AM, at Brigham Funeral Chapel in Lakeview with Pastor Buzz Stone officiating. The family will greet friends at Brigham Funeral Chapel in Lakeview on Sunday, August 19, 2018 from 1:00 – 4:00 PM.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Pleasant View United Brethren Church of Blanchard.


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Visitation

Sunday

19

Aug

1:00 PM 8/19/2018 1:00:00 PM - 4:00 PM 8/19/2018 4:00:00 PM
Brigham Funeral Chapel - Lakeview

9977 W. Howard City - Edmore Rd.
Lakeview, MI 48850

Brigham Funeral Chapel - Lakeview
9977 W. Howard City - Edmore Rd. Lakeview 48850 MI
United States

Visitation

Monday

20

Aug

10:00 AM 8/20/2018 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 8/20/2018 11:00:00 AM
Brigham Funeral Chapel - Lakeview

9977 W. Howard City - Edmore Rd.
Lakeview, MI 48850

Brigham Funeral Chapel - Lakeview
9977 W. Howard City - Edmore Rd. Lakeview 48850 MI
United States

Service

Monday

20

Aug

11:00 AM 8/20/2018 11:00:00 AM
Brigham Funeral Chapel - Lakeview

9977 W. Howard City - Edmore Rd.
Lakeview, MI 48850

Brigham Funeral Chapel - Lakeview
9977 W. Howard City - Edmore Rd. Lakeview 48850 MI
United States

Memorial Contribution

Pleasant View United Brethren Church

2230 Adams Rd
Blanchard, MI 49310
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