Raymond A. Daily,
of Chesterton, IN, passed away at age 76 peacefully at his home on Saturday,
August 15, 2015, after a long battle with prostate cancer.
He was born
September 5, 1938, to Leonard and Mahala (Van Winkle) Daily.
Ray is survived by
his loving daughter, Lorrie (James) Tovo; son, Larry (Cindy) Daily; five
granddaughters, Naomi Anderson (Craig Fishman), Kimberly (Jay) Bridges,
Candice Nicole Tovo, Jen (Kai) Walker and Heather Daily (Brant Dasinger);
four great-grandsons, Dakota, Damon and Dustin Anderson, and Austin Bridges.
He is also survived by his brother, Leonard (Sharon) Daily; sisters, Harriet
Kuebler and Barbara Banks; many nieces and nephews, his little friend Tegan
the puppy and his friend and apartment manager, Colleen.
Many thanks to
family friend Carol, the home care nurse, Dr. Kang, Dr. Kamran, Dawn Case
and everyone at Michiana Hematology Oncology PC, the Waters of Duneland and
VNA Hospice and nurse Cherri.
Ray was a retired
Local 150 Operator. He loved four wheeling with his great-grandsons. He
enjoyed riding his Harley’s and he was always working on something in his
shop. He also enjoyed his youngest granddaughter, Candice, working with him
and he liked bartering for anything he could.
Visitation will be
held Wednesday, August 19, from 3:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Edmonds & Evans
Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN. Funeral Service will be held at
the funeral home on Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. with Pastor Mario Bustos
may be made to New Day Foundation, P. O. Box 13, LaPorte, IN, 46352. Online
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