Raymond K. Chapin Jr., age 39, of Warsaw, Missouri, went to be with his Lord and Savior on April 6, 2013. He was born on June 14, 1973 in North Kansas City, Missouri, the son of Sheila Ann and Raymond K. Chapin Sr.
He attended Winnetonka High School in North Kansas City, Missouri.
Raymond, and the love of his life, Debbie, were united in marriage, February 16, 2002.
Raymond was very active within his church community of Warsaw First United Methodist Church. He participated in the choir, Catch Team, and Camino Reunion Group. Raymond's love for children was expressed in his services as sponsor for Vacation Bible School and the I.G.N.I.T.E youth group. Over the years Raymond earned many nicknames such as; Honey, Bubba, Son, Turk, Ray Jr., Uncle Ray, Ray Ray, Radar, Teddy Bear, Friend, Coach Ray, and Triple D (Deb's Dangerous Dude). Ray was a warm hearted man who never knew a stranger. Many who knew him, knew he gave some of the best hugs in Benton County.
Raymond is preceded in death by his father, Raymond Keith Chapin Sr.
He is survived by his wife, Debbie, of the home, his mother, Sheila Ann Chapin and his sister Tina Marie, both of Clinton, his mother-in-law, Evelyn Hoover, of the the home, his uncles; Don Chapin, Ron Chapin, Gary Folsom and Ronnie Folson all of Kansas City, and many beloved friends and church family members.
Funeral services will be held Monday, April 15, 2013 at 2:00 pm at the First United Methodist Church of Warsaw. Family time will be from 1:00 to 2:00 pm prior to the service.
As Raymond was a huge fan of Jesus, wrestling, music, and football; he owned hundreds of t-shirts commemorating his intersts. Therefore the family request that guest wear their favoriate t-shirt to the service in his memory.
In lieu of flowers the family ask that love offerings be made to the Raymond Chapin Memorial Fund c/o Reser Funeral Home, P.O. Box 910, Warsaw, Missouri 65355 to help with final expenses.