Will Roger Raines, 83


Will Roger Raines, 83, of Amsterdam, passed away Sept. 16, 2015, after a long illness.

Born Jan. 31, 1932, in Elkins, WV, he was a son of the late O.B. and Mary Raines.

He was a U.S. Army veteran.

He is survived by his wife, Roberta (June) whom he married July 5, 1958; a daughter, Mary Ann Russell of Monroe, MI; a son, Brian (Kathy) Raines of Amsterdam; grandchildren, Jonathon, Steven, Brooke, Brianne and Brock Raines and James, Michael and Mitchell Russell; great grandchildren, Ava, Nina and Noah Russell and Aubrie and Jase Raines; and siblings, Charles Raines, Fred Raines, Pauline Eaton and Nadine Gotschall.

He was preceded in death by a son, Roger Dwayne Raines and a sister, Elizabeth Hausman.

Plans for a memorial service are pending.