Raymond G. Renoe

Bethany College, Lindsborg
Fort Hays State College
Bachelor of Music - University of Kansas


1945 - 1970

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DECEMBER 12, 1911 - JANUARY 1, 1970

Funeral services for Raymond G. Renoe, band director at Osawatomie High for the past 25 years, were held Sunday afternoon in the Eddy Funeral Home. Burial was in the Osawatomie Cemetery.

Mr. Renoe died at his home Thursday, January 1, 1970. He was 58. He had been in failing health since undergoing lung surgery about two years ago.

Born Dec. 12, 1911 at Norton, Mr. Renoe attended the schools there and graduated from Norton High in 1930.

He attended Bethany College at Lindsborg and Ft. Hays State College. He received a Bachelor of Music Degree in education from the University of Kansas in 1939.

Before coming here, he had been an instructor of vocal and instrumental music as well as band director at high schools at Almena, Atwood, and St. Francis.

He was married to Miss Dorothy M. Bullock at Norton Feb. 25, 1933. She survives. Other survivors include one son, Ronald, Mission; mother, Mrs. Cora Renoe, Norton; and a sister Mrs. Neva Wray, Wichita.

Mr. Renoe was a member of Osage Valley Lodge No. 24 A.F and A.M.. He was chairman of the Advisory Council to the local Order of DeMolay Chapter for a number of years and held the Legion of Honor citation. In addition, he was a past president of the local Rotary Club and was a member of the United Methodist Church.

The Rev. Robert Peters oficiated at the services. Music was provided by Mrs. Nell Dollar. Pallbearers were Clayton Hartford, Howard Barnes, Ernest L. Swenson, George A. York, William R. Butler, Jr. and John David Cole.


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