Carbondale- Raymond E. Gordon, 55, of rural Carbondale, passed away at 9:30 PM, Wednesday, October 12, 2005 at his home.
Raymond was born on December 6, 1949 in Shelbyville, IL to Noble & Wanda (Moore) Gordon.
Mr. Gordon was retired as a nurse from the Veterans Administration Hospital in San Diego, CA.
Brother & sister in law- Steve & Barbara Gordon- Niles, MI
Sister & brother in law- Peggy & Roscoe Richards- Cowden , IL
Brother & sister in law- Morris & Judy Gordon- Shelbyville, IL
Sister- Connie Hysell- Shelbyville, IL
Sister- Rebecca Gordon- Carbondale
Several nieces, nephews and great nieces & nephews
Beloved dogs- Cotton & Silky
He was preceded in death by his parents.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM. Saturday, October 15, 2005 at the First Presbyterian Church in Shelbyville. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home in Herrin.
Memorial donations are suggested to Hospice of Southern Illinois or a Local Humane Shelter and will be accepted in care of Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home/ Post Office Box 429/ Herrin, IL 62948. For more information or to sign the memorial guest register, please visit www.hughesfuneralhomes.com.