Deborah “Lynnie” Raley, 67, of Spring Valley died June 5, 2019, in Manor Court of Peru, where she has resided since September of 2018.
Cremation has been accorded. A memorial service will begin at 5 p.m. Monday in Barto Funeral Home in Spring Valley. Pastor Alex Garncarz of Zion United Church of Christ, Peru, will officiate. Memorial visitation for Lynnie will be from 4 p.m. until time of services, Monday, at the funeral home.
Lynnie was born Aug. 21, 1951, in Mendota to Alvin and Deborah (Harrison) Opsal. She married Charles “Duke” Raley. He preceded her in death in 2009.
Lynnie devoted her life to her children and grandchildren. She loved spending time in her flower garden and she enjoyed shopping.
Survivors include her daughter, Desa Raley of Peru; her sons, Luke and Cody Raley, of Spring Valley; two grandchildren, Nathan Tucker and Luke Justin Chaz Raley; and her siblings, Vicky (Jeff) Hamer of Spring Valley, Joan Wenzel of Mendota, Jim (Laurel) Opsal of Oglesby, Sandy (Jim) Whitmer of Mendota, Steve (Sue) Opsal of La Salle, Kim Opsal of Oglesby, Don (Geri) Opsal of Florida, Alan (Mary) Opsal of La Salle and Tim Opsal of Florida.
In addition to her husband, she was also preceded in death by her parents and a daughter, Lisa, in infancy.
A guestbook may be signed and memories shared at bartofh.com.