Born 2-15-1929 -- Died 9-18-2004
Donald Eugene Ram-sey, 75, was born Feb. 15, 1929, son of the late Alfred Ramsey and Mary Jackson Ramsey, in Wichita, Kan. He died Sept. 18, 2004, in Thayer, Mo. He was united in marriage March 17, 1990, in Wichita to Evelyn West Gray.
He served his country in the United States Navy. He worked for the Santa Fe Railroad in Wichita, for 20 years. He was with Cessna Aircraft for 15 years and worked for the Wichita State University eight years. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
Survivors include his wife, Evelyn, of the home in Thayer; three sons -- Michael Ramsey and wife, Loretta of Park City, Kan., Robert Ramsey and wife, Marcie, of Wichita, and Robert Gray of Thayer; three daughters -- Christine Kitch and husband, Chuck of Wellington, Kan., Cheri Quackenbush and husband, Alan, of Republic, Mo., and Bebe Gray of Williford; 14 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; a stepfather, Robert Skeen of Wichita.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, David Gray; and Granny Smith.
Graveside services were Sept. 21 with graveside services. Chet Sisco officiated. Arrange-ments were by Carter Funeral Home of Thayer.