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Fonzie D. Rayburn

11/15/1956 - 11/20/2017

CANTON ~ Fonzie Dale Rayburn, 61, of Canton, passed away at 1:30 a.m. Monday, November 20, 2017 at his home.  He was formerly of Wyoming, IL.

Born November 15, 1956 in Kewanee to Jesse and Norita (Hollis) Rayburn, he married Brenda Conarro.  She survives.

Also surviving are one son, Tony (Michelle) Rayburn of Washington; six grandchildren; one sister, Dee (Chris) Moldenhauer of Pekin; five half-sisters; and three half-brothers.

His parents and two half-sisters preceded him in death.

Fonzie served in the United Sates Army from January 20, 1981 to December 6, 1983.

Fonzie worked for Rumbold and Kuhn Grain in Wyoming, IL as a truck driver for many years.

Fonzie enjoyed fishing, working in his yard and garden, and playing the lottery.

There will be no services and cremation will be accorded.

Arrangements are by Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin.

Memorial contributions may be made to the family to help with funeral expenses.

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