December 19 1923 April 14 2019
Ray LeRoy Greaser December 19, 1923 – April 14, 2019 Share this obituary Sign Guestbook| View Guestbook Entries| Send Sympathy Card VINTON: Ray LeRoy Greaser, age 95, of Manchester, formerly of Vinton, passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 14, 2019 at the Good Neighbor Home in Manchester. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 AM, Thursday at the Vinton Presbyterian Church, with Rev. Jessica Crane-Munoz officiating, and Rev. Dennis Quint as eulogist. Interment will be held at Evergreen Cemetery in Vinton. Friends may call from 4:00 until 7:00 PM on Wednesday, at the Phillips Funeral Home Chapel (212 E. 6th Street) in Vinton. Ray was born on December 19, 1923 in Vinton, the son of Alfred M. and Anna Grace (Martin) Greaser. He graduated from Lincoln High School in Vinton. On November 4, 1961, he was united in marriage to June C. Biram in Vinton. Ray worked as a bookkeeper for the Benton County REC, retiring in 1985. He was a member of the Vinton Presbyterian Church, where he served as an usher and managed the collection and was an active member of the Izaak Walton League. Ray loved gardening, both flowers and vegetables. He enjoyed caring for his yard and spending time outdoors at his Vinton home. He is survived by his daughters, Lisa A. (Donald) Quint of Manchester, and Lana R. (Sam) Humble of Circle Pines, MN; six grandchildren, Sam Humble, Alex Humble, Kellie (Dan) Ruba, Abby (Dan) Davis, Andy (Erin) Quint, and Michael Quint; four great-grandchildren, Natalie, Luke and Nora Ruba and Beckett Davis; and his sisters-in-law Margaret Greaser of Vinton and Carolyn Biram of Marion; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife June; his brothers Carl Greaser and Harold (Edna) Greaser; two sisters, Charlotte Caslavka and Helen (Myron) Walthart; sister-in-Law Cheryl (Ron) Close; and brother-in-law, Richard Biram. The family wishes to thank the Good Neighbor Home and Above & Beyond Hospice for their loving care extended to Ray. Online condolences may be left at www.phillipsfuneralhomes.com SERVICES Visitation Wednesday, April 17, 2019 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM Phillips Funeral Home – Vinton 212 East Sixth Street Vinton, Iowa 52349 Get Directions on Google Maps Funeral Service Thursday, April 18, 2019 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM Vinton Presbyterian Church 608 First Avenue Vinton, Iowa 52349 Get Directions on Google Maps Graveside Service Thursday, April 18, 2019 11:30 AM – 11:45 AM Evergreen Cemetery 1002 East 10th Street Vinton, Iowa 52349 Get Directions on Google Maps Print Obituary Sign Guestbook Name: Location: Video: Image: Light A Candle Candle 1 Candle 2 Candle 3 Candle 4 Email: Please keep my message private Personal Message: Personal Message (required) Confirm: Submit Guestbook entry
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Ray LeRoy Greaser December 19 1923 April 14 2019.
Death notice for the town of: Vinton, state: Iowa