Raymond Richard DeMeyer

December 28, 1942 ~ February 8, 2018 (age 75)

Raymond Richard DeMeyer, Jr., 75, passed away surrounded by family on Thursday, February 8, 2018 at Center for Hospice Care in South Bend. He was born on December 28, 1942 in Mishawaka, IN, to Raymond Richard and Mary (Kedik) DeMeyer, Sr., both of whom preceded him in death.

Raymond married Gretchen Wendl DeMeyer of Eagle Lake, Edwardsburg, MI, who presently resides in Mishawaka. Raymond is also survived by sons, John Ashley (JoAnne) DeMeyer of Phoenix, AZ, and Todd Alec DeMeyer of Granit Falls, WA; two grandchildren, Ashlen and Tommy of Alabama; great-grandson, Roman VanDoren of Alabama; sisters, Rosella Bentley and Rosetta Rose, both of Mishawaka; brother, Robert R. (Betty Sue) DeMeyer, Sr., of Mishawaka; and numerous aunts and uncles.

Raymond served his country honorably in the U.S. Navy. He was employed as a serviceman for a heating and air conditioning company. Raymond had a wonderful sense of humor.

In keeping with Raymond’s wishes, no services will be held. Palmer Funeral Home—Hickey Chapel and Southlawn Cremation Services are assisting the family.

Expressions of sympathy in memory of Raymond may be donated to Center for Hospice Care, 501 Comfort Place, Mishawaka, IN 46545.

Online condolences may be left for the DeMeyer family at

Though we’re not together

And we miss the times we had,

You are still my special kids,

And I am still your dad…

And I love you, just as always,

Maybe even more.

Call me anytime you need me,

That’s what dads are for!

Donations may be made to:

Center for Hospice Care - Mishawaka
501 Comfort Place, Mishawaka IN 46545
Tel: 1-574-277-4100

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