Raymond Lee Board, Sr., 79, of Evanston, passed away on Sunday, July 11, 2021, at Deaconess Midtown Hospital in Evansville.
He was born in Stephensport, Kentucky on November 26, 1941, the son of the late Estel and Hazel (Short) Board. Raymond married Bernice Weedman on January 22, 1962. He was a member of the Church of the Living God in Owensboro, Kentucky and enjoyed playing music and being with his family.
He is survived by his wife, Bernice of Evanston; children, Juanita (Rick) Taylor of Chrisney, Loretta (Phil) Michel of Huntingburg, Marcia (Jeff) Kaetzel of Dale, and Raymond, Jr. (Gina) Board of Lewisport, Kentucky; siblings, Gary (Lena) Board of Tell City, Kathy (Jerry) Ball of Cannelton, Joyce (Bob) Lindauer of Evanston, Betty (Allen) Taylor of Tell City, Gail Moseby of Kentucky, Connie Brock of Ferdinand, and Ronnie Board of Tell City; 12 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his siblings, Margaret Board, Violet Howell, Danny Board, Anna Reed, Richard Board, Daryl Board and Barbara Board.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, July 15, at Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home with Rev. Linda Young officiating. Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 2 to 7 p.m. Wednesday and from 11 a.m. to the service time Thursday at Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home.
Memorial donations may be made to the Dementia Society of America. Condolences may be left online at zoercher-gillickfuneralhome.com.