GOLDFIELD – Raymond Harold Sheets, the son of John and Ethel (Paskin) Sheets, was born November 20, 1926, in Boone Township in Wright County, Iowa.

Raymond passed away Wednesday, July 10, 2013, at Iowa Specialty Hospital in Clarion at the age of 86 years. He was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife, Marjorie (Nelson); brothers, Virgil and Merle; sisters, Beulah Williamson, Alice Waddell and Merle’s infant twin, Mae; and a son-in-law, LeRoy Hanson.

Survivors include his wife, Margery Sheets of Goldfield; five children, Roberta (Bill) Huisman of Exline, Sharon Hanson of Livermore/Adel, Julie Herrmann of Kearney, NE, Laurie (Pat) Russell of Eagle Grove and Brent (Renee) Evje of Eagle Grove.

Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Saturday, July 13, 2013, at United Methodist Church in Goldfield with Pastor Karen Dearchs and Pastor Mike Agnew officiating. Visitation will be Friday from 5:00 7:00 p.m. at Foust Funeral Home in Goldfield. Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery at Goldfield. Foust Funeral Homes, Eagle Grove and Goldfield in charge of arrangements. foustfh.com