RAYMOND PERRY GOBLE JR., 64, a lifelong Washington Township, Whitley County resident, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, April 12, 2014. Born Feb. 26, 1950, in Fort Wayne, he was a son of Raymond P. and Mary Mildred Henrietta (Smith) Goble. He graduated from Columbia City Joint High School in 1968. He was employed at Weatherhead for 36 years, until October of 2003. From 2004 until 2009, he worked at Teghtmeyer Ace Hardware. His church membership was with South Whitley Church of God. Surviving relatives include three siblings, Rex A. (Joann) Hatfield of Fort Wayne, Lucille (Scot) Klein of Huntington and Ted E. Goble of Columbia City; and six nephews and two nieces, Tim Hatfield, Tom Hatfield, Wes Klein, Andrew Klein, Michael Erne, Steven Erne, Jeannie Turner, and Diane Ferrier. He was preceded in death by his parents: and a half sister, Donna Jean Erne. Funeral service is 11 a.m. Friday at Smith & Sons Funeral Home, Columbia City, with visitation after 9:30 a.m. Burial in Nolt Cemetery. Preferred memorials to South Whitley Church of God. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.smithand sonsfuneralhome.com
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Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Apr. 17, 2014