In loving memory of

Raymond Edward Weghorst
October 25, 1946 - August 31, 2019

Weghorst, Ray, age 72, passed away on August 31, 2019, in St. Paul, Minnesota. Ray was a longtime resident of North Little Rock, Arkansas and Indianapolis, Indiana. He was born and raised in Omaha, Nebraska.

Ray graduated from Creighton University while working nights as a cameraman at WOWT. He was an advocate of fair labor practices for over thirty years as an agent with the National Labor Relations Board. Ray was a life-long ham radio operator with friends all over the world. He enjoyed traveling, folk music, and cheering on his favorite teams. He was a devoted and loving husband, father, and grandfather.

Ray was preceded in death by his parents, Raymond and Doris; and his wife, Madeline.

He is survived by daughter, Laura; son, Matthew (Caryn); grandchildren, Violet and June; other loving family and friends.

Service and burial will be held at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Omaha, Nebraska, at 10 AM on September 7, 2019.

Memorials preferred to Heifer International.


Jim McCarthy wrote on Sep 4, 2019:

"I knew Ray from our student days at Creighton University. He was a decent and kind soul. It does not surprise me that he fought for fair labor practices during his working years. May he rest in peace. Jim McCarthy"