Raymond Andrew Pevarnik died October 13, 2018 in Purcell, Oklahoma at the age of 71 years 4 months 30 days. Funeral Services are scheduled for 10:00 AM, Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at Wadley’s Funeral Chapel. Interment will follow at Hillside Cemetery, entrusted to the care of Wadley’s Funeral Service.
Raymond was born May 14, 1947 in Hostetter, Pennsylvania to Michael and Mary Anna (Yanilk) Pevarnik. He was raised in Hostetter, graduating in 1965. He was inducted into the United States Army, serving during Vietnam. He was honorably discharged on October 10, 1971. On July 1, 1977 he married Deborah (Koladish) Stockton in Gainseville, Texas. They made their home in Purcell. Raymond enjoyed fishing, going to casino’s, playing cards like poker, and especially pinochle. He also like taking Chester, his dog, to the lake, taking care of his yard and flowers, and spending time with his family. Raymond was a carpenter for many years, building his business, Pevarnik Construction Company. He was a hard worker and enjoyed his profession.
Raymond is preceded in death by his parents, Michael and Mary Pevarnik; siblings, Anna, Mary, Helen, Elizabeth, Catherine, Elanor, Margaret, Andrew, Michael, John, Edward, Richard, George and William. Survivors include his wife, Deborah; his sons, Raymond Pevarnik Jr., and wife, Rebecca, Troy Stockton and wife, Nicole, Bradley Stockton and wife, Brenda, John Stockton; his brother, Thomas Pevarnik; 10 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren and many other relatives and friends.