Perry Wendell Raybuck (1916 - 2014)

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Perry Wendell Raybuck, 98, Brockway, died Friday, Nov. 14, 2014, at home with his family.
Born Sept. 26, 1916, in Sugar Hill, he was the son of the late Fred and Flora Penfield Raybuck.
He met his first love, Dorothy Marie Himes in 1941 and they were engaged before Perry left to serve his country in World War II where he served with Battery B, 724th AAA Gun Battery. Perry served in England, Ireland, North Africa, Italy, France, and Germany from 1941-45.
When he returned from active duty, he and Dorothy were married Nov. 28, 1945.
Perry enjoyed his garden, the Pittsburgh Pirates and Steelers, and most of all, spending time with his family.
He was a member of the Hazen United Methodist Church and he was a member of the American Legion for more than 70 years.
Perry was a farmer and also worked for 36 years at Brockway Glass.
Perry is survived by his wife, Dorothy; four children: Edward Irvine (Kay) Raybuck, Nancy Elaine (Richard) Moore, Barbara Jane (Rodney) Beers, and Paul Alvin (Mary) Raybuck.
He is also survived by 13 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren including baby P, due in January 2015.
Perry was also preceded in death by his brothers, John Blaine Raybuck and Edward Everett Raybuck as well as his sisters, Dorothy L. MacCleary and Dora B. Holt.
Viewing will be from 2-4 and 7-9 Sunday, Nov. 16 at the Carlson-Shugarts Funeral Home in Brockway. The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 17 in the funeral home with Pastor Donald Henderson officiating. Full military honors will be accorded by the Brockway American Legion, Post 95. Burial will follow at Beechwoods Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to the Hazen United Methodist Church.
Online condolences may be made at
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Carlson-Shugarts Funeral Home Inc
1033 4Th Ave
Brockway, PA 15824
(814) 268-2732
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Published in The Courier Express from Nov. 16 to Nov. 17, 2014
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