Herschel O. Raymer, age 94, of Eminence, passed away Monday, March 9, 2020. Son of the late John Presley and Luetta (Minton) Raymer, he was a farmer and a WWII Army veteran. Herschel was preceded in death by his wife, Josephine (Bailey) Raymer; a daughter, Barbara Raymer Sutton; a sister, Velma Maris; and seven brothers: George, Ronald, Sherman, Gordon, J.P., Sam and Dee Lavon “Pete” Raymer.
Daughter: Rebecca Raymer of Eminence
Brothers: Irvin Kenneth Raymer of Tampa, FL
Grandchildren: Ashley Raymer-Brown (Brian Douglas Barker) of Pleasureville
Ryan Raymer-Brown of New Castle
Lauren Weber (Andrew) of Crestwood
Adam Raymer-Brown of Shelbyville
Great-Grandchildren: Katelyn Weber and Zoey Weber
Funeral Service: 12 Noon on Friday, March 13, 2020 at Prewitt New Castle Funeral Home, officiated by Rev. Nick Coleman.
Interment: Smithfield Cemetery
Honorary Pallbearers: Adam Raymer-Brown, Mike Roberts, Ernie Heiser, Charlie Brewer, Ron Raymer, Walt Raymer & Dr. Kenneth Gravett.
Active Pallbearers: Dwight Raymer, Rick Raymer, Jerry Roberts, Gary Bailey, Doug Raymer & Gene Raymer.
Visitation: 10 AM until service time on Friday at Prewitt New Castle Funeral Home.