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Walter C. Raudabaugh

January 19th, 1947 – January 11th, 2017

Walter C. Raudabaugh, Jr., 69, of Vermont, passed away at 7:30 am on Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at his home. He was born on January 19, 1947 in Macomb, the son of Walter and Betty (Crayden) Raudabaugh Sr. Walter married Donna Umphryes on February 19, 1992 in Rushville. She survives.

Also surviving are his 2 sons, Kelly Raudabaugh and Andrew Kolesar, both of Vermont, 3 sisters, Cheryl Reimolds of Vermont, Michelle Reimolds of Bushnell and Kimberley (and Robert) Stickler of Bushnell and his brother, Ronnie Raudabaugh of Vermont.

Walter was a farmhand for several different farmers. He also worked at Vermont Hardware, the Village of Vermont, the Vermont Township, the Bushnell Foundry and the Vermont Foundry. While living out west, Walter was a machine operator and also worked for the Willwood Irrigation District in Powell, Wyoming.

Walter was a proud lifetime member of the NRA. He loved to hunt, fish, bird watch, gardening, the outdoors in general and spending time with his friends.

Cremation rites have been accorded. A visitation will be held from 5 to 7 pm on Friday, January 20, 2017 at Shawgo Memorial Home in Astoria. Memorials may be made to the McDonough District Hospice.

Condolences


January 12th, 2017

So sorry for your loss of a friend and a good neighbor. He will be missed big time.

January 12th, 2017

Sorry I forgot my name: Renne Crabtree

January 12th, 2017

So very sorry for your loss. Walt used to visit my dad, Terry Atwater at the pump house in Ipava. I have wonderful memories of listening to them tell me how hard they were working. Sheila (Atwater) Huston

January 12th, 2017

So very Sorry for your loss. I grew up with Walter and am proud to call him my Friend. He will be missed.

January 12th, 2017

Walt and I go back over 50 years, a true friend. Still remember him on the old Harley 45's. He will be missed. Rick Harris

January 12th, 2017

I am like Rick a good friend and I remember him on that motorcycle as well you could hear him for miles on that thing going to miss him

January 12th, 2017

Walter C. Raudabaugh

Walter C. Raudabaugh
So sorry for the loss of you fathers, girls. My prayers are with you.


January 12th, 2017

Kindest Regards,

Debby Huggins

January 12th, 2017

Our family is so sorry for your loss of walter! Our thoughts & prayers are with you and all the family! The Ham Family!

January 12th, 2017

I am so very sorry to hear this. Sending love and prayers to all of his family. Wanda Shannon

January 12th, 2017

This is Charlie Bill Palmer. Walt and I had many a good time in high school and after. I sure will miss Walt and am sorry for your loss. Charlie and Mary

January 13th, 2017

Raudabaugh Family so sorry for your loss always enjoyed working with Walt& lots of fond memories in the white cloud days. Mythoughts & prayers are with you.Robert Vaughn Jr.

January 13th, 2017

One of a kind OCS for life!I will always smile when thinking of him God just got a great story teller we will miss dearly.So sorry for your loss!!!jack myers family

January 14th, 2017

So sorry for your loss! Great man who didn't know a stranger. Many fond memories of days gone by. So glad for the opportunity to visit this past October. Our thoughts and prayers are with you!

January 15th, 2017

Sincere sympathy to your family on your loss. Prayers for comfort and peace during this difficult time. Maurie and Kathy cox

January 15th, 2017

Sorry about your loss. Good class mate. My prayers r with u. His classmate.
Pat wagahoff

January 15th, 2017

So sorry Donna & family ,No more pain.

January 15th, 2017

Sincere sympathy to all the Raudabaugh Family. So sorry for your loss. Praying for God's comfort for all of you. Gary & Cheryl (Cox) Matteson.

January 20th, 2017

So sorry for your loss, will miss Bob coming home from Jack's talking about the stories Walt told. Bob & Susie Bucher