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MORRISON, IL – Raymond S. Habben, 95, of Morrison, IL, died on Tuesday, January 9, 2018, at his home.

Raymond was born on August 30, 1922, in Clyde Twp., Whiteside Co., IL; the son of Aeve and Hulda (Schultz) Habben. He married Mary Jane Mort on September 18, 1945, in Morrison, IL. Raymond farmed in the Round Grove area for 30 years, until he and his wife moved to Morrison in 1972. He then worked for Whiteside County and retired there in 1987.

Survivors include his wife, Mary Jane Habben, Morrison, IL; 2 daughters, Debara Dickay, Morrison, and Joann (Duane) Vanderlaan, Rock Falls; 2 sons, Robert (Pam) Habben, Morrison, IL, and Jerry Habben, Sterling, IL; 9 grandchildren; and 14 great grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his parents; 6 sisters, Margaret Gaffey, Edna Workman, Laura Thielen, Cynthia Earnst, Alma Johnson and Anne Burkholder; and 4 brothers, Julius, Alfred, Herbert and Elmer Habben.

At Raymond's request there will be no visitation or funeral service scheduled. Cremation rites will be accorded and a private inurnment will take place at the Grove Hill Cemetery, Morrison, IL.