Shawnee resident Troy Ray Belcher, 77, passed away Saturday, July 26, 2008, at his home in Shawnee.


Shawnee resident Troy Ray Belcher, 77, passed away Saturday, July 26, 2008, at his home in Shawnee.
He was born Dec. 20, 1930 in Galee, Okla., to Dee and Elma (Adney) Belcher.
He served 20 years in the U.S. Navy. He worked as a Heavy Equipment Operator; and retired from Alan Bradley/TDK. He was a loving husband, brother, father, and PaPa.
Preceding him in death are his parents; wife, Audrey; and son, Terry L. Demoss.
Survivors include son, Tracy Demoss and wife, Terri; daughters, Debra Dingman and husband, Lee, Marlena Foraker and husband, Don, Danna Iris and husband, Chuck; sisters, Agnes Taylor and husband, Ralph, and Carolyn Riley; 15 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews, and friends.
Visitation will be 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Resthaven Funeral Home in Shawnee. There are no services scheduled at this time.