Raymond Lamar Noreuil, 87 of Taylorville passed away on Saturday, September 28, 2019 at 10:05 p.m. at Taylorville Care Center in Taylorville, IL. He was born on October 24, 1931 in Tovey, IL the son of Oscar and Celine (Maniez) Noreuil. He married Lorene Marie Parrish on March 3, 1951 in the First Baptist Church in Taylorville and she preceded him in death on November 6, 2017. Ray retired as the owner and operator of Ray’s Transmission in Taylorville after 50 years in business. He was a veteran of the Korean Conflict in the United States Army and a member of the VFW Post # 4495 in Taylorville.
He is survived by his Daughter: Deborah (Michael) Nickey of Urbana, IL; Grandson: James J. Paul of Taylorville, IL; Great-Grandchildren: Mackenzie Raymond of Taylorville, IL, Isaiah Nickey of Champaign, IL; Great-Great-Grandchildren: Nora Louise Hushour, Kallum Hughes; Brothers: Tom Noreuil of Springfield, IL and Robert (Judy) Noreuil of Taylorville, IL; Sister: Adell Barger of Taylorville, IL; Sister-in-Law: Janet (Jimmy) Roach; Several Nieces and Nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, grandson Timothy Paul, four brothers and one sister.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, October 5, 2019 from 12:00-1:00 p.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville. Memorial Service will follow the visitation starting at 1:00 p.m. at Sutton Memorial Home with Pastor James Jones officiating. Inurnment will be in Oak Hill Cemetery with military graveside honors.
Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association Illinois Chapter 2309 W. White Oaks Drive, Suite E Springfield, IL 62704.
Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangements.