Moeller Funeral Home
104 Roosevelt Road
Valparaiso, IN  46383
(219) 462-0535
 Kosanke Funeral Home
105 East Indiana Avenue
Kouts, IN  46347
(219) 766-2224
Wanatah Funeral Chapel
309 North Main Street
Wanatah, IN  46390
(219) 733-2313
Angelcrest Cemetery
Highway 49 and 600 North
Valparaiso, IN  46383
(219) 531-8690

Raymond “Popcorn” K. Degeneffe, age 81, of Valparaiso, passed away Wednesday, October 28, 2015.  He was born the son of Elmer and Marcella (Nontell) Degeneffe on July 15, 1934 in Schaffer, Michigan.  Raymond retired from U.S. Steel, served his nation in the Army and was a member of St. Paul Catholic Church in Valparaiso.  He enjoyed fishing and meeting with what is jokingly referred to as “The McDonald’s Coffee Drinkers Group”.  On October 10, 1960 Raymond married Marlene C. Zurawiec who precedes him in death along with his parents. He is survived by his two sons: Gregory A. (Judy) Degeneffe of St. Peters, MO and Jeffrey (Rachel) Degeneffe of Kouts; grandchildren: Adam, Anthony, Jessica and Katlyn; one brother Delano Degeneffe; three sisters: Olivia Goldsmith, Laura Spehar and Corrine Henrich.
A memorial mass will be at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, November 5, 2015 in the Queen of Apostles Chapel at St. Paul Catholic Church, 1855 Harrison Blvd., Valparaiso, IN 46384.  Burial of ashes will take place at a later date  at Angelcrest Cemetery.

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