Raymond Lee Wohlsein 70, died April 18, 2016, at his Kooskia, Idaho home of cancer. Raymond was born Oct. 5, 1945, in Wallace, Idaho, to Fran and Irene (Beck, Ball) Wohlsein. He was raised in Kooskia, Idaho, with his sister, Betty, and brothers, Stan and Jerry. Raymond was in the Grangeville Army National Guard and served in 116 Engineering Battalion in Vietnam from 1968 to 1969.
Raymond and his wife, Pam, have one son, Craig, daughter-in -law, Valerie, and grandchildren, Justin Charland, Shelby Charland and Wyatt Wohlsein.
Raymond loved to spend time in his shop working on a hot rod or two. He enjoyed the time he had with friends in the Hot Rod Group and friends who would just stop by. Raymond and Pam would look forward to Cruise Idaho in one of their hot rods every June.
Raymond was preceded in death by his parents, Fran and Irene; brother, Jerry; and brother-in-law, Les Squires.
Raymond is survived by his wife, Pam; his son, Craig; daughter-in-law, Valerie; and grandchildren, Justin Charland, Shelby Charland and Wyatt Wohlsein; sister, Betty Squires; and brother, Stan (Joyce) Ball.
Our beloved husband, father, and grandfather will be greatly missed. For all of us who knew him, no one was safe from his sense of humor!
The family wants to say thank you to everyone who called him or came to see him before he passed. Special thanks to Hospice and Saint Mary’s Hospital Clinics Staff and Bob and Dixie at Trenary Funeral Home.
As per Raymond’s request, there will be no services.