Raymond Frank Sawallisch
1927 - 2020
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Born: August 8, 1927; in Algonquin, IL

Died: June 11, 2020; in Sycamore, IL

Age 92 of Genoa died June 11, 2020 at Lincolnshire Place in Sycamore, IL.

Raymond Sawallisch was born August 8, 1927 in Algonquin, IL to Minnie (Wolter) and Frank Frederick Sawallisch. He was born in a farmhouse west of Algonquin and had an older brother, Howard (age 2). Ray passed away peacefully under hospice care in his residence at Lincolnshire Place, Sycamore, Illinois.

A memorial service and burial at the Genoa Cemetery will be at a later date. A complete obituary and online guest book is available online at www.butalafuneralhomes.com

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Alzheimer's Association (alz.org) or sent to the Slater-Butala Funeral Home, 132 W. Main St., Genoa, IL 60135.

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Published in The MidWeek News on Jun. 16, 2020.
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Cathryn Sawallisch
June 16, 2020
Remember Ray as our familys farming neighbor and church member. He was always a nice man. My sincere sympathy to his family.
Julie Stoffregen
June 15, 2020
I am very sorry for the loss of your dad and grandpa. He was my Uncle Ray, when I was a child, and although I don't have many memories of him, I do remember that he was a kind man.
Pam Pentland
June 14, 2020
Steve, Joe and family,
Please accept our sincere sympathy on the loss of your Dad / Grandfather. Ray was a wonderful friend and neighbor for many years. May your memories of him bring you peace and comfort during this time. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you.
Gerald & Joan Stoffregen
June 14, 2020
So sorry for your loss. Hold on to all memories. Talk about him often to keep his memory alive.
Louanne Tucker
June 13, 2020
Steve, our sympathy on the loss of your Dad. What a wonderful narrative of his life. God's blessings as you remember him. Gary & Marga (Flockencier) Parr
Marga Parr
June 13, 2020
Praying for peace and comfort during these times , what a well lived life , may his spirit be with you , RIP ✝
Tom Wojcik
June 13, 2020
June 13, 2020
May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived.
Brenda Clark
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