DEATHS: Ray Longhofer, 86

Ray Longhofer, 86, retired, died Aug. 8 at St. Luke Hospital in Marion.

The funeral was Friday, Aug. 10, at 2 p.m. at the Valley United Methodist Church in Marion. Kennedy Mukwindidza officiated the service. Burial was at the Marion Cemetery.

He was born Sept. 27, 1914, in Delevan to David D. and Golda Fanatia Longhofer. On July 25, 1938, he was married to Patricia Hennessy.

Longhofer and his brother, Rusty, owned and operated the Case & Allis Chalmers equipment dealership for many years in Marion known as Longhofer Supply.

He is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Patty and Dick McLinden of Marion; a sister, Opal Dalke of Hillsboro; a sister, Corine McDaris of Oklahoma City, Okla.; two grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

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