Born 2-3-1921 -- Died 10-9-2007
Raymond J. Vanderveen, the son of the late Neil and Erna (Moehring) Vanderveen, was born Feb. 3, 1921, in Melrose, Wis., and died Oct. 9, 2007, at the Shady Oaks Healthcare Center in Thayer, Mo., at the age of 86.
Survivors include: his wife, Marilyn of the home; one son, Rick Vanderveen of Wisconsin; one sister, Harriet Palkarin of Mexico; one step-son, Randy Denton of Thayer, Mo.; one step-daughter, Tiffany Baker of Thayer, Mo.; a niece, Linda Vanderveen of Florida; and numerous other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held Oct. 11 at the Clary Funeral Home Chapel in Mammoth Spring. Burial followed in the Thayer Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of the Clary Funeral Home of Mammoth Spring.