Wesley “Wes” Jr. Rainer
November 10, 1954 - January 5, 2018
WEST PALM BEACH, FL - Wesley “Wes” Jr. Rainer was born on November 10, 1954 in Beloit, Wisconsin to Robert Odell and Flora Lee (Nee: McMorris) Rainer. Wes died in the Good Samaritan Medical Center West Palm Beach on January 5, 2018. He was 63.
Wes spent his childhood and teen years in Beloit and Racine Wisconsin.He was a member of various marching bands as a teen. Wes always had a love for music. This allowed him International travel as a youth and adult. He graduated from Washington Park High School in Racine, WI.
Wes left Racine and moved to LaCrosse, WI. He received his bachelorette and Masters Degrees in Music from the the University of Wisconsin--LaCrosse. Wes left LaCrosse for California to pursue a career in the music field.
He then relocate to Florida. Where he adopted a son, Jason, taught private music lessons and held his last position as Director of Coral Studies for Seminole Ridge H. S.
Wes was active in the Our Lady Queen of the Apostles in Palm Beach, though the Knights of Columbus. Inspiring musical creativity and dedication to others was his life-long goal.
Wes is survived by his son Jason; his sisters Doctors Martina (Josiah) Martin of Colorado Springs, CO, Delores (Kenneth) Griffin of Phoenix, AZ, Kathy Pugh of Racine, WI, Evangelist Janet McShan of New Berlin, WI and a host of other beloved relatives, friends, and students.
He is preceded in death by his mother Evangelist Flora Lee McShan, father Robert Odell Rainer, Step-Father Johnnie McShan, brother Captain Willie J. Brown, and sister Evangelist Annie E. Todd.
A private memorial service will be held in Royal Palm Beach, FL.
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