Raymond Glenn Amack

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Raymond Glenn Amack

  • Birth 21 Jul 1917 Wheeler, Cheyenne County, Kansas, USA
  • Death 23 Dec 2000 Superior, Nuckolls County, Nebraska, USA
  • Burial Guide Rock, Webster County, Nebraska, USA
  • Plot Block 6, Lot 54, Row 11
  • Memorial ID 55257625

Raymond Glenn Amack, the son of Charles and Francis (sic) (Harris) Amack, was born July 21, 1917 in Wheeler, Kansas. He departed this life on Saturday, December 23, 2000 at the Broadstone (sic) Memorial Nuckolls County Hospital in Superior, Nebraska.

Raymond moved with his family to the Guide Rock community in 1923, where he attended school. On November 28, 1936, he married his sweetheart, Pauline Reed of rural Guide Rock. They moved where jobs could be found, residing in Colorado, South Dakota, Idaho and Nebraska. While working at the Ammunition Depot in Hastings, Raymond was drafted in 1945, and served one year in the army. He later became a member of the V.F.W.

He returned to Guide Rock to raise four children, and was employed for thirteen years by Booker Brothers. He worked for eight years at the Skelly Service Station and drove the school bus off and on for twenty-nine years, sixteen of them full time. In December of 1967, he opened the Amack Garage, Car Wash, and Laundromat, where he worked until he semi-retired in 1979. He maintained county roads for eight years.

Preceding him in death were his parents; seven brothers ande two sisters.

Left to treasure his memory are his wife Pauline; four children: Charles "Garth" Amack and wife Margaret of Hastings, Nebraska; Wanda Portenier and husband Gary of Seward, Nebraska; Gerald Amack and wife Penny of Justin, Texas, and Philip Amack and wife Cheri of Lincoln, Nebraska; ten grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; a sister, Mary Ann Fogo of Portland, Oregon; other relatives, and his many friends.


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Married
Nov. 28, 1936

Parents of: Garth, Wanda, Gerald, Philip


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  • Created by: Peggy Bargen Duey
  • Added: 21 Jul 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 55257625
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Raymond Glenn Amack (21 Jul 1917–23 Dec 2000), Find A Grave Memorial no. 55257625, citing Guide Rock Cemetery, Guide Rock, Webster County, Nebraska, USA ; Maintained by Peggy Bargen Duey (contributor 46873059) .