Gold Wing Road Riders Association

Louisiana Chapter M - Mudbugs

South Central Region H
Deridder, LA

Warren Raney

1934 - Dec 2017


Warren had a military career of 20 years, first he served in the Navy on a warship during the Korean war. Then the second part of his career he served in the Air Force in France then Germany, Returning to the United States and again rejoined the service for a third time in the United States Army. He went on to spend two tours in Vietnam as a medic earning two purple hearts and a bronze Star for bravery. Retired in 1974 at Fort Polk as a registered nurse.

He and his wife Joined GWRRA chapter M in 2007..He was always proud of belonging and riding with the chapter especially when he had the bragging rights of owning the oldest gold wing in the chapter a 1984 1100. And for while also as the oldest by age member. He tried his best to attend all functions especially when there was good food available. And he made many trips with us by 4 wheels to visit a long time chapter member Rocky Houser.