Raymond  Wiseman


Raymond Leon Wiseman, 59, of Ottumwa died at 12:18 p.m. April 13, 2019 at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City.
He was born August 12, 1959 in Ottumwa to Kenneth Leon and Dorothy A. Hiatt Wiseman. He married Sherry Wilkins and they later divorced. He married Barbie Ferrell.
A resident of Ottumwa most of his life, he worked construction, at Clow Foundry in Oskaloosa and for Max Wilkins. He enjoyed hunting and fishing.
Surviving is a son, Raymond William Wiseman (Angel Smith) of Ottumwa; 3 step-children, Michael (Brittany) Rhodes, Ashley Fuentes and Cody Rhodes; 8 grandchildren, Rycelyn, Raiden, Saphira, Hunter, Sadie, Preston, Bentley and Tito; 4 brothers, Kenny (Susie), Gary, Larry, and Richard Wiseman all of Ottumwa; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Diane Steele.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at First Church of the Open Bible with Pastor Mark Hornback officiating. Cremation will follow the services.
Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Reece Funeral Home with the family present from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday.
Memorials may be made to the family.
Published on April 15, 2019
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9 posts

Dan & Janet Pilcher
Apr 17, 2019
Condolences to Ray’s loved ones, some of the best stories of the old west end had Raymond in them!
Kathy Steele lenning
Apr 17, 2019
So sorry for ur loss
Cassie Norman
Apr 17, 2019
Raymond you will forever be missed, You were a great great guy and we were all blessed to have u in our lives, until we meet again, fly high my friend!
Rexanna Haines
Apr 16, 2019
Goodbye my friend. I will miss our long talks and our trips down memory lane. You were definitely one of a kind and I will miss you!!
Jana Lynn Wemer
Apr 16, 2019
Another friend leaves this world...R.I.P. Raymond!
Tammy Boer Stocker
Apr 16, 2019
We will miss you me and Jim went by your house the other day free coming to town thought about I was used to hang out together crazy things we used to do we will miss you very much
Sue ward
Apr 16, 2019
Raymond was a good man and friend you will be missed. Rip my friend your family is in my prayers.
Rebecca Robertson
Apr 16, 2019
Thoughts and prayers to the family, my funny memory was when him and homie was painting the lines in parking lot at work. R.I.P Raymond, you will be missed by many.
Larry Bain
Apr 15, 2019
My condolences to the family and everyone that knew and loved him.. Being a west ender, I've known Raymond for many years and he's always been a good man and a good friend. I'll miss you Raymond. R.I.P.