RAYMOND “RAY” STOEN, 88, of Decorah, died Sunday, March 23, 2014, at the Winneshiek Medical Center in Decorah. Funeral services are at 11 a.m., Thursday, March 27, at the Schluter – Balik Funeral Home, 604 South Avenue, Decorah, with Rev. David Sorenson presiding. Burial is in the Freeport Cemetery, Decorah. Friends may call after 10 a.m. Thursday morning at the funeral home. Raymond is survived by his wife, Darlyne Stoen, Decorah;  four children: Peggy (Soren) Larsen, Marshfield, Minn.; Robert Stoen, Cresco, ; Kathy Stoen, Decorah; and Kyle (special friend, Kathy Tobin) Stoen, Decorah,; along with six grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren; one sister, Thelma Ellingson, Decorah; one brother, Herbert Stoen, Decorah; brothers- and sisters-in-law: Ila Bolson, Platteville, Wis. and Beverlyne (Tyrome) Albertson, Cresco; and Gaylen (Elaine) Bolson, Decorah; along with many nieces, nephews and great-nieces and -nephews.  Raymond was preceded in death by his parents, Henry and Martina (Sollien) Stoen; his son, Gregory Stoen; brothers- and sisters-in-law: Sophus Stoen, Polly Stoen, Kathryn Stoen, Don Bolson and Erven Ellingson. schluterbalikfuneralhome.com