Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)


March 26, 2013

Raymond W. Wellman Jr. - 1947-2013

CATLETTSBURG — Raymond W. Wellman Jr., 65, of Catlettsburg, left this life early Monday morning, March 25, 2013, at his home surrounded by his loving family.

He was born Sept. 22, 1947, in Catlettsburg, to Glenna Leibee Wellman and the late Raymond W. Wellman Sr. Also preceding him in death was his grandson, Phillip Ray Wellman Jr.

He married his childhood sweetheart, Hazel Terry, on April 9, 1966.  

Raymond was the owner of Wellman Appliance Repair. The avid outdoorsman enjoyed fishing and pitching horseshoes. More than anything, he loved spending time with his family.

Left to cherish his memory is the love of his life, Hazel Terry Wellman; sons Phillip Wellman and his wife, Pam, and Jeff Wellman and his wife, Christina; grandchildren Adam (Carley) Wellman, Alex Wellman, Alison Wellman and Jacob Wellman, all of Catlettsburg; and sisters Pat Perkins and Iris Hurley, both of Flatwoods.

Kilgore & Collier Funeral Home in Catlettsburg is in charge of arrangements.

Donations may be sent to Community Hospice, 1480 Carter Ave., Ashland, KY 41101.

Condolences may be sent to kilgorecollierfuneralhome.com.

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