Sara Gayle Raney

February 27, 1945 ~ August 13, 2019 (age 74)


Sara Gayle Raney, age 74, of Newburgh, IN, passed away on Tuesday, August 13, 2019, at Linda E. White Hospice House surrounded by her loving family.

Sara was born February 27, 1945, in McLeansboro, IL, to John and Marian (Glenn) Raney. She graduated from North High School in 1963. She enjoyed working as a nurse for 46 years and was a faithful member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church. Sara loved spending time with her family. She enjoyed gardening, animals, sewing and time travel romance novels.

Sara is survived by her daughters; Maureen Coughlin – Flowers, Diane (Paul) Coughlin – Dawson and Jessica (Greg) Maynard, sisters; Charlotte Pettijohn, Kathy Raney and Julie (Mark) Weightman, brother; John (Kelly) Raney, and grandson; Adam Dawson

Sara is preceded in death by her parents and first husband, Gerald William Coughlin.

Funeral Services will be private at Eastminster Presbyterian Church held at 5501 Washington Avenue, Evansville, IN, 47715.

Memorial Contributions may be made to: It Takes A Village Canine Rescue, Inc. 1417 N Stockwell Rd, Evansville, IN 47715.

Arrangements are being handled by Boone Funeral Home East Chapel – A Family Tradition Funeral Home, 5330 Washington Avenue, Evansville, IN.

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