Kenneth Wayne Rayl, age 68 resident of Nahma, former resident of Engadine, Turner & Bay City.
Kenny left us suddenly to go fishing permanently at the Best fishing hole known to man. Tackle box & favorite fishing poles in hand he headed peacefully for sunny days and endless whoppers; Not just the story this time.
Born to William Russell & Florence (Kipfmiller) Rayl, February 8, 1942
Ken was a college graduate of Mid Michigan Community College with a degree in Welding; he worked primarily as a skilled laborer. Kenny was an avid hunter & fisherman who loved the out doors.
Ken is survived in death by his best friend and wife of 45 years, Jeanne M. Rayl (Rahn) whom he married July 24, 1965.
Three children Kenneth (Tami) Rayl of Nahma, Paula (Fred) Rodriguez of Big Rapids, Holly (Chris) Vogel of McMillan & 8 grandchildren; James, Jessie, Jazmin, Chantel, Katreena, Kamae, Riley & Josie.
Brother James Rayl of Twining, Sister Catherine Stowell of Bay City, Sister Margrette Kipfmiller of Bay City, and many nieces & nephews.
Ken is preceded in death by his parents, brother George Rayl & sister Martha Jane Barnella.
The family will greet friends and relatives from 10:00 am