Ray D. Wisdom, 84, of East Carondelet, Ill., born Sunday, Feb. 28, 1932, in Crowder, Mo., died Wednesday, April 20, 2016 at Memorial Hospital in Belleville, Ill.
Ray was a retired computer programmer for Newhard Cook and Company. He was a member of Emeth Lodge 1030 A.F. & A.M. and a United States Korean War Army veteran.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ray and Maude Mae, nee Jeffries, Wisdom; four sisters, Mildred, Betty, Pauline and Murdean.
Surviving are his wife, Stella L., nee Cowell, Wisdom of East Carondelet, Ill.; children, Ray L. (Kathy) Wisdom of Belleville, Ill., Denise (James) Hummert of Mascoutah, Ill., and Sheryl (Mike) Foran of Maryland Heights, Mo.; sister, Janet Hency of Poplar Bluff, Mo.; six grandchildren, Ray L. Wisdom, Jr., Laura Schult, Shelley Morehead, Danielle (Greg) Fritz, Amanda Foran, Rachel Foran; and 10 great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to the
. Condolences may be expressed online at www.kurrusfh.com.
Funeral: Private family services will be held.
KURRUS FUNERAL HOME, Belleville, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Apr. 24, 2016