site image
Sky Scene 06


Raymond Wise

February 4, 1943 ~ May 3, 2018 (age 75)

Council Grove -  Raymond Roy Wise, 75, of Council Grove, Kansas, passed away Thursday, May 3, 2018, at Morris County Hospital.

He was born February 4, 1943, in Ravine, Pennsylvania, the son of Charles and Bulah (Zimmerman) Wise. He joined the US Army and served in the Vietnam War.  Ray married Peggy Payne Ramey on August 5, 1975.  They made their home in Veedersburg, IN until moving to Council Grove in 1995, to be closer to their daughter Margo.

Ray was a member of Wilsey Christian Church.  He loved God and was very devoted and faithful to his church.  His hobbies included crossword puzzles, word searches and he enjoyed tinkering in his garage. 

He was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Melony Watkins and seven siblings.

Ray is survived by his wife, Peggy; daughter Margo Frey and husband John, of Hutchinson; grandsons: Matthew Fox and wife Brittany, of Sublette and Mark Mock and wife Virginia, of Haven; granddaughter Kari Magana and husband Nick, of Gardner; great grandsons: Israel Mock, and Elijah and Ethaniel Magana; and great granddaughter Emma Magana. He is also survived by his sisters:  Ethel Wise Stine-Hobe, Diana Wise Weaver and husband Jack, Barbara Wise; and brother John Wise.

A Memorial Service will be held at 1:00PM, Wednesday, May 9th, at Wilsey Christian Church.

Memorial contributions may be made to Wilsey Christian Church.

© 2019 Zeiner Funeral Homes. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS