Raymond passed away at the Heart Haven Lodge on Aug. 7, 2019 at the age of 68 years.
Ray was raised on the family farm south of Stettler.
He attended school in Waverly, Wm. E. Hay High School and the University of Alberta in Edmonton.
He returned to farm with his brothers, Henry and Harvey.
Raymond is survived by his brother Henry (Elaine); sisters Sylvia (John) Walters and Marion (Glen) Collin; sister-in-law Joan Hennel and many nieces, nephews and dear friends.
Raymond was predeceased by his parents Martin and Erna Hennel; brothers Harvey and Norman Hennel; nephews Steven Hennel, Freddie Hennel, Cameron Collin and niece Beth Hennel.
Interment was held at the Estonian Cemetery and a memorial service was held at Linda Hall on Aug. 13, 2019.
Donations in memory of Raymond are gratefully accepted to Heart Haven Lodge, the Estonian Cemetery or a charity of your choice c/o Stettler Funeral Home & Crematorium, P.O. Box 1780, Stettler, Alberta T0C 2L0, 403- 742-3422, who were entrusted with the care and arrangements.