Raymond “Rayme” Wold, age 91, of Gaylord passed away Monday, September 14, 2015, at Oak Terrace Health Care Center in Gaylord.
Funeral Service will be Saturday, September 19th, 11:00 A.M. at Norwegian Grove Lutheran Church, Sibley Township, Sibley County, with interment in the church cemetery.
Visitation will be Friday, September 18th, from 4:00 P.M.-8:00 P.M. at the Egesdal Funeral Home in Gaylord. Visitation will continue one hour prior to the service at the church.
Raymond Selmer Wold was born on the family homestead on November 15, 1923, in Alfsborg Township, Sibley County, Minnesota. He was the son of Selmer and Stella (Goodman) Wold. Rayme was baptized as an infant in 1924, and was later confirmed in his faith as a youth in 1938, both at Norwegian Grove Lutheran Church in Sibley Township. He received his education at District #47 Country School in Sibley Township.
On April 23, 1950, Rayme was united in marriage to Helen Wibstad in Brandon, Minnesota. This union was blessed with four children. Rayme farmed on the family homestead in Alfsborg Township.
Rayme was a member of Norwegian Grove Lutheran Church in Sibley Township. He was also a member of NFO.
Rayme enjoyed flying, fishing, hunting, camping and traveling south. He loved spending time with his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
When he needed assistance with his daily care, Rayme became a resident of Oak Terrace Health Care Center in Gaylord and passed away there on Monday, September 14, 2015, at the age of 91 years. Blessed be his memory.
Rayme is survived by his:
Children, Jaynie Ecker and her husband, Tom of Troy, TX,
Julie Harrington and her husband, Mike of Summerville, SC,
Jack Wold and his wife, Beverly of Safety Harbor, FL,
John Wold and his wife, Bonnie of Gaylord, MN;
Grandchildren, Jessica (Steve) Wilkins, Justin (Michelle) Bussler, Carissa (Jared) Overcash, Jaynie Harrington, Alexis (Brad) Roe, Darick Wold, Danielle Frey, Melissa Frey, Jayden Ecker, Jaymia Ecker, and Kylee Ecker;
Great-Grandchildren, Maile, Kaia, Cade, Caleb, Addison, Ava, Layla and Brayden;
Sister, Ruth Olson of Gaylord, MN;
Nieces, Nephews, other relatives and friends.
Rayme was preceded in death by his Parents, Selmer and Stella Wold; and Brothers, Harold Wold and Stanley Wold.
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