Donald “Donnie” Raine
December 11, 1938 - April 12, 2021
Donald “Donnie” Raine, age 82 of Coyville, KS, passed away Monday, April 12, 2021 at his home.
Donnie was born December 11, 1938 in Wichita, KS to Doran and Gwendolyn (Killion) Raine. He grew up alongside 3 brothers, Doran Raine Jr., Gary, and Squire “Boone”. At the age of 16, he met a young lady through a mutual friend of theirs. He was giving her a ride home one night and his car broke down. He told her that night he would marry her one day, and on May 29, 1958, he married that young lady, Sandra Kay Morris. Together, they spent 63 years as husband and wife, and had 2 children, William and Terri.
Donnie fell in love with cars at an early age, and worked on them all of his life. He worked as a body man and shop foreman for many years at different dealerships, from Wichita to Fredonia. He was a member of the Mr. Shifters Car Club in Neodesha, was a member of the Coyville Cemetery Board, a Coyville City Council member, and member of the Coyville Christian Church.
In his spare time, Donnie loved to fish and watch KU basketball. He was a loving husband, dad, and grandpa. He would do anything to help anyone he knew, and dearly loved all of his family and many friends.
Donnie is survived by his wife, Sandy
Son, William Raine of Coyville
8 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, and 3 great-great-grandchildren
He was preceded in death by his parents, daughter Terri Lynn Banks, and brothers, Doran Jr, Gary, and Boone
Per his request, cremation will take place with no services at this time. Memorial contributions in Donnie’s name can be made to the Coyville Cemetery or Mr. Shifters Car Club and can be mailed to or left with the funeral home. Services entrusted to Countryside Funeral Home, 420 S. 20th, PO Box 247, Fredonia, KS 66736