Raymond L. Kummer

January 18, 1928 ~ June 2, 2019 (age 91)

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Raymond L. Kummer, age 91, of Newburgh, IN, passed away at 1:40 a.m. on Sunday, June 2, 2019, at Cypress Grove Rehabilitation Center.

Raymond was born January 18, 1928, in Dimock, SD, to Joseph and Adele (Wieger) Kummer. He was a Veteran in the United States Navy where he served during the Korean War. Raymond retired from Raben Tire Company as the Warehouse Foreman. He was a member of VFW Post 2953.

Raymond is survived by his sons, Michael Kummer (Shannan) and Joseph Kummer; daughter, Kelly Kummer (Richard); sisters, Adele Bender (Virgil) and Betty O’Brien; and grandchildren, Hannah Kummer, Madison Kummer, Jackson Kummer, Tyler Thacker, and Jordyn Thacker.

Raymond is preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Victor and William; sisters, Donna and Helen; and grandson, Gabriel Kummer.

The family would like to say a special thank you to the staff and residence of Cypress Grove for their care and concern.

A Celebration of Life will be held for the family at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, June 8, 2019 at Oak Hill Cemetery with Father Joseph Ziliak officiating.

Memorial Contributions may be made to: VFW Post 2953 at 1800 Pollack Avenue, Evansville, IN, 47714.

Arrangements are being handled by BOONE FUNERAL HOME EAST CHAPEL – A Family Tradition Funeral Home, 5330 Washington Avenue, Evansville, IN.

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Celebration of Life
June 8, 2019

11:00 AM
Oak Hill Cemetery
1400 E Virginia St,
Evansville, IN 47711

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