Graveside services for Raymond Brucker will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 10 at Greenleaf Cemetery.

Raymond Gilham Brucker born in Muskogee, Oklahoma on Nov. 11, 1927 and passed away peacefully in the Coleman County Hospital on Feb. 4, 2018 at 90 years of age.

He was married to the late Ruby Lois Laird of Bangs and was blessed with three girls , Carla Gwen Brucker Hendrix and husband Tim, Ramona Lynn Brucker Lee and husband John and Gayla Denise Brucker Powell. He had six grandchildren Brett Lee, Kimberly Lee, Ramona Gwen Powell, Johnny Lee, Donrae Denise Powell Brucker. He had 12 great-grandchildren.

Raymond worked hard all his life, had to quit school and go to work at 12 years of age working at Camp Bowie, serving in the Army Air Corps near the end of World War II, Santa Fe Railroad, Kelly Air Force Base for 30 years in aircraft logistics where he retired in 1986.

He was a kind man who knew the lord and helped many people through hard times in their lives. A good husband, father and grandfather who loved children, trains, planes, boats and anything with a motor on it. He enjoyed fishing, traveling, music and working on electronics in the little spare time he had. He had a penchant for seafood, turkey dressing , jello and oatmeal and never passed up a good meatloaf. He lived life full and active for his entire 90 years. He will be missed by all that knew him and in will stay in the memory and hearts of his family forever.

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