William “Bill” Dale Raynor, 64 of Gillespie, died at his residence on Saturday, April 4, 2020, at 11:28 p.m. He was born on August 29, 1955, in Litchfield to Leo Raynor and Eva (Elvers) Raynor. He married Maleah D. (Law) Raynor on January 30, 1988, in Litchfield.
He was an operation manager for Waste Management in St. Louis, MO and Marissa, IL. William was a member of the Ducks Unlimited and enjoyed hunting. He was an avid Houston Astros Fan and a sports fan.
He is survived by his parents, Leo and Eva Raynor of Gillespie; spouse, Maleah Raynor of Gillespie; children, CJ (Sarah) Raynor of Girard, Lacey Raynor of Edwardsville, Austin (Teresa) Raynor of Gillespie and Blake (Ashlynn) Raynor of Gillespie; grandchildren, Carson, Caelyn, Llanden, Aliyah, Jaxsyn, and Jensyn; sibling, Angela (Richard) Russell of Monticello, IL; uncle and aunt, Gene and Alice Pinkston of Gillespie; and father in law and mother in law, Wayne and Naomi Law of Litchfield.
Due to the COVID-19 restrictions, private family services will be held with burial in Gillespie Cemetery. Public services will be held at a later date. Memorials are suggested to Gillespie Library or Assembly of God Church, Litchfield. Kravanya Funeral Home, Gillespie is in charge of the arrangements.