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Raymond J. Warren
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Raymond J. Warren, age 90 years, of Grafton, WI and formerly of Hillsboro, died April 14, 2016 at his home in Grafton.

He was born April 2, 1926 in Miltonvale, KS to Raymond A. and Amy Louise (Gudgeon) Warren.  Raymond graduated from Hillsboro High School and the University of Wisconsin; and was honorably discharged from the U.S. Army Air Force following service in World War II.

Raymond was united in marriage to Beatrice Bohn on Sept. 2, 1948.

He was a licensed funeral director, and then he worked for Upjohn Pharmaceutical Company, retiring after 30 years of service.

Survivors include his wife, Beatrice, after 67 years of marriage; daughters, Nancy (Scott) Findholt of Cove, Oregon; Linda (Bob) Brandt of Mosinee, WI; Susan (Fred) Spaeth of West Bend, WI; and son John (Mary) Warren of Suamico, WI; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.  He is further survived by brother, Kenneth (Mary) of Kenosha, WI; sister, Mary Schiller of Neenah, WI; and sister-in-law, Arlene, of Middleton, WI.  He was preceded in death by brother, Clayton of Middleton.

Funeral services were held on Monday, April 18, 2016 at 11 a.m. at the Picha Funeral Home in Hillsboro, with Pastor Isaac Fleming officiating.  Burial with military rites was in the Mount Vernon Cemetery in Hillsboro.  Friends called at the Picha Funeral Home in Hillsboro on Monday from 10 to 11 a.m.  For online information go to

Memorials to the Alzheimer’s Association would be appreciated.  Special thanks to Luther Manor Day Services for their care.