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Published August 25, 2013, 12:00 AM

Charles P. Raney

Chief Master Sergeant (retired) Charles P. Raney, 58, passed away at his home in Lewisville, TX on Tuesday, August 13th, 2013. Chuck was born in Drayton, ND to Albert and Norma Raney on October 14th, 1954. He grew up in North Dakota and attended Unity High School in Petersburg, where he met the love of his life, Audrey Ellen Behm. He joined the Air Force in 1972, completing basic training at Lackland AFB, TX. Chuck and Audrey traveled the globe while Chuck proudly served his country for 26 years. They raised two children, Nicole Raney and Brian (Amy) Raney and enjoyed their four grandchildren Samantha, Layla, and Evan Raney, and Katherine Claire Drury. They were blissfully married for 37 years, until Audrey went to be with the Lord August 11th 2008.

Chuck was a highly respected member of the Armed Services, loving husband, cherished father, devoted son, son-in-law, brother, brother-in-law, uncle, nephew, and friend. He was a mentor, role model, and a source of strength and comfort for many. He will be deeply missed by all.

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