STERLING – Raymond V. Lehman, 66, of Sterling, died Wednesday, March 7, 2018, at his home.
He was born Dec. 3, 1951, in Morrison, the son of Charles E. and Phoebe D. (Bannick) Lehman. He married Janice I. Wuebben on May 11, 1974, in Erie. Mr. Lehman was employed for more than 20 years as a correctional officer for the Illinois Department of Corrections at the Dixon prison. He was an active member of Harvest Time Bible Church. Mr. Lehman’s family was of the utmost importance to him, and he enjoyed interacting with his children and grandchildren in their activities. He especially enjoyed square dancing with his wife, and was a member of Morrison Grand Squares. He was an outdoors man, having hunted and fished.
Survivors include his wife, Janice; two sons, Brian (Jill) Lehman of Sterling and Carl (Valerie) Lehman of Olathe, Kansas; his brother, Dennis (Judy) Lehman; and his six grandchildren, Charles, Carter, Elijah, Madeline, Willa, and Ava.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and brother Gary Lehman.
Visitation will be from noon to 1:30 p.m. Saturday, and the funeral at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Harvest Time Bible Church in Rock Falls, with the Rev. Dalmus Meeks officiating. Burial will be at Oak Knoll Memorial Park in Sterling. McDonald Funeral Homes is handling arrangements.
Memorials may be directed to Harvest Time Bible Church.