Gary R. Raven
Sunday September 27, 2020
Gary Raven, age 58 of Beecher, IL passed away on September 27, 2020. Gary was born in Evergreen Park, IL and was raised in Hometown, IL. He is preceded in death by his parents, Richard and Helen Raven; his brother Kevin Raven; and nephew Timothy Stanton, Jr. He is survived by his loving sister Kelly (Timothy) Stanton; two nieces, Allison and Natalie Stanton.
Gary was a talented mechanic and engineer, and a friend to a multitude of people. Gary was an excellent stock car driver, and actively raced for a large portion of his life. Gary spread a passion for racing and a deep understanding of what it meant to be an expert. Anyone who met Gary left with a friend for life, someone who be by their side. Gary loved his friends and family with unparalleled zeal. All who came into contact with Gary will continue to share his inspiration and his love for living life to the fullest. Gary will be deeply missed.
Visitation will be held, Tuesday, September 29, 2020 at the Calumet Park Funeral Chapel, 7535 Taft St, Merrillville, IN. from 2pm to 7pm. For further information please call Mileva or Dave at (219) 738-5840.
Tuesday September 29, 2020
2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
7535 Taft Street, Merrillville, IN 46410 VIEW MAP