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Obituary for Raymond G. Schaver
RAYMOND G. SCHAVER, 82, of 503 S. Main Street, Albany, IL, died Monday, April 27, 2009 at his home. Ray was born May 11, 1926, in Fulton, IL, to John C. and Jennie (VenHuizen) Schaver. He was educated in the rural Whiteside County grade schools. He married Lorraine M. Rummel on April 24, 1948 in Albany, IL. Ray was employed by ICA in Morrison, IL, Agrico in Fulton, IL, International Harvester of East Moline, IL and Montgomery Elevator in Moline, IL. He then farmed in the rural Albany, IL area. Later he worked for Shares Elevator in Albany and then Ralston Purina in Clinton, IA, retiring after 19 years. He was a member of the Albany United Methodist Church. He enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren, attending auctions, and as of late he enjoyed car rides in the country and doing some "window farming". Survivors include his wife, Lorraine; three sons, Garry (Beverly) Schaver of Morrison, IL, Gordon (Jolene) Schaver of Fulton, IL and Gerald (Carol) Schaver of Silvis, IL; four grandchildren, Aaron (Leslie) Schaver, Amanda (Tim) Powers, Nichole Femila, Derek Schaver; three step grandchildren, Barry (Robin) Hinrichsen, Eric Hinrichsen, Brycee Irion; five great grandchildren; four step great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by two sisters, Johanna Temple and Dorothy James; one brother, Jacob Schaver.
FUNERAL SERVICE: 10:00 AM Thursday " April 30, 2009 at the Fulton Chapel " Bosma-Renkes Funeral HomeOFFICIATING: Robert DouglasVISITATION 6:00 " 8:00 PM Wednesday " April 29, 2009 at the Fulton Chapel " Bosma-Renkes Funeral HomeINTERMENT Lusk Memorial Cemetery " Albany, IL