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RAYMOND OWEN MONEY


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RAYMOND OWEN MONEY Obituary
Raymond O. Money, 93, died March 4, 2014. Funeral service will be 10am, Saturday, March 8, 2014, at Floral Hills. Burial at Brooking Cemetery. Family will receive friends at the chapel beginning at 9am. Raymond was born May 8, 1920, in Kansas City, MO. He was the only son of Frank Harlan and Golden Sunshine (Owen) Money. Ray graduated from Wichita High School East and was a member of National Honor Society. He attended American Business College and Friends University in Wichita, KS. In 1940, he enlisted in the US Army and served in WWII as Personnel Officer. In Army Reserves he attained the rank of Chief Warrant Officer W4. In 1942, while stationed at Ft. Leavenworth, he met and married Edna Mae Wood of Atchison, KS. Ray became Purchasing Agent for City National Bank & Trust Co. upon Army discharge in 1945. He completed a BS in Business Management at KU while working full time and supporting his family. He received the Commendation Medal for Meritorious service 1964- 74 JAG Legal Administrative Assistant while in the Army Reserve. In 1950, Ray went to work for United Missouri Bank as purchasing agent and retired in 1982 as Vice President of Purchasing. Ray was a life member of the R.O.A. He was a member of Faith United Methodist Church, Raytown, MO, where he taught Sunday School, then JKV Village Church. Ray was a life member of the VFW, where he served as post commander. He was a long time member of La Societe des Quarante Hommes et Huit Chevaux commonly known as the 40&8 Society. He volunteered his expertise and was leader of those groups. Raymond was preceded in death by his wife, Eddie Money, in 2009; and his son, Rick Money, in July 7, 2000. Fond memories and condolences for the family may be left atwww.floralhillsfuneralhome.com. Arrangements: D.W. Newcomer's Sons Floral Hills Funeral Home, 7000 Blue Ridge Blvd., KCMO, (816) 353-1218. D. W. Newcomer's Sons Funeral Homes, Cemeteries, Crematories 816-353-1218 www.floralhillsfuneralhome.com
Published in Kansas City Star on Mar. 6, 2014
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