Raymond Joseph VanHoet, age 80, died peacefully in the comfort of his home August 3, 2013 after a long, hard battle with C.O.P.D. He is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Geraldine. Beloved father of Mark (Linda), Greg (Cathy), Gary (the late Nancy), Steven (Rhiannon), Donna (David) Cooke. He was predeceased by his infant son Lawrence. Also survived by six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Dear brother of Charles (Shirlee). Ray was a member of the Belgian American Association and was a long time usher at St. Cletus Church. Visitation Friday 3 - 9 p.m. Rosary Friday 7 p.m. at the David J. Wysocki Funeral Home, 29440 Ryan Rd. (1 block N. of 12 Mile Rd.) Warren. Instate Saturday 9:30 a.m. until time of Mass at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Grace (St. Cletus) Catholic Church, 26256 Ryan Rd., warren. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the VanHoet Family.
Published in The Macomb Daily on Aug. 8, 2013