Raymond F. Mount, 88

Raymond F. Mount, 88, of The Villages, FL, formerly of Cleveland, MN, Mesa, AZ, and Marshalltown, IA, passed away Thursday, July 20, 2017, in Florida. Services will be held at a later date. Arrangements are entrusted to Anderson Funeral Homes, 405 W. Main Street, Marshalltown, IA. The family requests donations may be directed to your local hospice. Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonfhs.com.

Ray was born August 27, 1928, in Des Moines, IA, to Fred and Helen Mount. He graduated from Lincoln High School, Des Moines, IA. Ray was united in marriage to Janice Cavender. Ray enjoyed a successful career as an award winning Ford salesman, with Fred Mount Motors, Burkhart-Jensen and Jensen Ford, retiring at age 58 to enjoy leisure life in Cleveland and Mesa.

Ray is survived by three children: Philip (Elaine) Mount, The Villages, Michael (Marti) Mount, Coralville, IA, Jone (Rick) Mount-Wuestenfeld, Elk Grove Village, IL; a brother, Terry (Joan) Mount, Las Vegas, NV; his former wife, Betty Haakenson, Rochester, MN; 6 grandchildren, and 8 great grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Janice; parents, Fred and Helen; a sister, Patricia Ligon and a brother, Frederick Mount Jr.