Marenna R. “Roni” Theis-Raymond, 80

A Private Graveside Service for Marenna “Roni” Theis-Raymond, age 80, of Ainsworth, NE will be held on Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. in the Ainsworth Cemetery. Roni Theis-Raymond passed away Saturday, March 21, 2020 at her home in Ainsworth.

Survivors include: husband, Jack Raymond of Ainsworth; daughter, Jill (Dennis) McBride of Ainsworth; two sons, David (Rhonda) Theis of Ainsworth and Tom (Pam) Theis of Johnstown; three grandchildren; three step-sons, Chris (Wanda) Raymond of Ainsworth, John Raymond of Ainsworth and Jim Raymond of Ainsworth; two step-daughters, Patty (Chris) Finney of Ainsworth and Pam Raymond of Bassett; nine step-grandchildren; three brothers, Jon (Joyce) Shaffer of Grand Island, NE, Gene (Pat) Shaffer of Creighton, NE and Mike (Julane) Shaffer of Plainview, NE; one sister, Ann (Warren) Wortman of Creighton, NE; sister-in-law, Fran Shaffer of Niobrara, NE; nieces, nephews and a host of other family members.

A Limited Public Visitation was held on Tuesday, March 24th at the Hoch Funeral Home in Ainsworth. In lieu of flowers, memorials have been suggested to the family in Roni’s name for a future designation. To leave an online condolence, please visit

There will be a Memorial Mass and Service at a later date.

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