Raymond L. Tracy of Juda passed away Sunday Jan. 15, 2023, at the age of 89.

He was born on April 9, 1933, to Albert and Millicent (Hamilton)Tracy.

He married Norma Brager on Jan. 15, 1959. They were married 64 years.

Together they had four children, Scott, Vance (Carolyn), Tammy (Brad) Knapp, and Colleen (Albert) Ostenson.

They lived in rural Footville for several years and later moved to their Juda home.

He was a mason in his earlier years and then started his Silo business, which he had until retirement.
He loved to fish and hunt, also to spend time with his family and friends. He liked to play card games, put together puzzles, and beat mom in cribbage as much as possible.

Our family will not be the same without him.

He was preceded in death by his mother and father, four brothers and four sisters.

He is survived by his wife and children, 9 grandchildren, 26 great grandchildren, his brother Gary, several nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends.

There will be a Celebration of Life for him on Saturday, Jan. 28, at the Juda Community Center from 2 to 6 p.m.

Friends and family are welcome to attend.