age 80, of Festus, Missouri passed away Monday, July 9, 2012 at her home. She was born October 21, 1931 in Crystal City, Missouri, the daughter of the late Florence Vivian (nee Vest) and Joseph Bennett.
She is survived by her husband Robert L. "Bob" Raley, son Mike Raley and wife Leslie of Ballwin, Missouri, daughters Juli Adams of Manchester, Missouri and Dawn Pirtle and husband Jim of Crystal City, Missouri, sister Bonnie Wibbing of Mesa, Arizona, 4 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by son-in-law Jerry Adams and brother-in-law Bill Wibbing.
She retired after 24 years as secretary at Festus Senior High School. She was a member of Grace Presbyterian Church in Crystal City and the Missouri State Educational Secretaries Association.
Visitation 4:00 P.M to 8:00 P.M. Tuesday July 10, 2012 at Vinyard Funeral Home in Festus with funeral services 10:00 A.M. Wednesday, July 11, 2012 at the funeral home, officiated by Mr. Ron Casey of Festus. Interment in National Cemetery, Jefferson Barracks, Missouri. Memorials in her memory are preferred to Jefferson Regional Hospice.