Obituaries

Raymond L. "Ray" Stribley

Aug 11, 2018
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Services:

10:30 AM Friday, August 17, 2018 at Ascension Lutheran Church
2211 Maynard Avenue
Waterloo, Iowa 50701

Visitation:

4:00 to 7:00 p.m. Thursday, August 16, 2018 at Locke Funeral Home

Cemetery:

Waterloo Cemetery

Memorials:

May be directed to the family

Biography

Raymond L. “Ray” Stribley, 84, of Waterloo, died Friday, August 10, 2018 at his home.

He was born May 20, 1934 in Dubuque, IA, son of Raymond J. and Helen Nanke Stribley. He married JoAnn Huber June 13, 1970 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Waterloo. Ray graduated from Waterloo West High School in 1952. He worked in the parts department at Schukei Chevrolet and later at Crossroads Ford for many years until his retirement. After his retirement, he was a bus driver for the Waterloo Community School District.

Ray played in the inaugural Waterloo Optimist League for the White Sox. He was a member of Ascension Lutheran Church where he ushered for many years. He was also a past member of Grace Lutheran Church where he sang in the choir 20 years.

He is survived by his wife, JoAnn Stribley of Waterloo, IA; five children, Pamela (Samuel) Moses of Arizona, Scott Stribley of Arizona, Steven Stribley of Dallas, Texas, Sheryl (Dan) Tovar of Waterloo, IA, and Jeff (Karie) Stribley, Waterloo, IA; 18 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; a brother, Robert (Dixie) Stribley of Enid, OK and a sister, Carol (Tony) Bickel of Sparta, MO.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

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  1. Williiams | Aug 24, 2018
    Condolences to the Stribley family.  Our thoughts and prayers go out to your whole family.  Psalms 147:3 says God, "heals the broken hearted, and binds up their wounds."  May God bring you comfort and peace.
  2. Connie Snyder | Aug 13, 2018
    Our thoughts and prayers for you, Joey, and your family.  Connie and Gary Snyder
  3. Tiffany Kearney Ledesma | Aug 13, 2018
    Sending so many Prayers and so much love to you. Love Tiffany, Ricky, Meia and Lena Kearney Ledesma 

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