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Raymond Leonard Poole, 92, Mound City, Kan., passed away Monday, Dec. 14, 2015, at the Olathe Hospice House. He was born July 15, 1923, at Centerville, Kan., the son of Warren and Nellie King Poole.
He graduated from Mound City High School. He served his country in the U.S. Navy during World War II.
He married Ruth Sherman July 22, 1946, at Olathe, Kan. He was a member of the American Legion Hewitt New Post 248.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers Alva and Marion Poole; two sisters Hazel Jamison and Dorothy Elliott.
Raymond is survived by his wife, Ruth; a son Jerry Poole and wife, Linda; two grandchildren Shanna Connolly and husband, Branden, and Christopher Poole and wife, Niamh; and three great-granddaughters Ella, Ava and Sophia Connolly.
Visitation was held Sunday, Dec. 20, 2015, at the Schneider Funeral Home and Crematory, Mound City Chapel. Contributions are suggested to the Olathe Hospice House. Online condolences for the family may be left at www.schneiderfunerals.com. Arrangements: Schneider Funeral Home and Crematory, Mound City Chapel.

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