August 21, 2005
After a lengthy struggle with cancer Ray passed away quietly, at the age of 88 years, at Dover house Intermediate Care Home in Nanaimo BC. Born in Nanaimo, January 19, 1917, Ray lived much of his live in chemainus, moving back to Nanaimo in 1998. Ray was predeceased by his wife, Sadie; his brothers Morris, Lewis, Paul and Harvey; and his sisters Irene and Doreen. He is survived by his sister Connie, his sons Robert (Sandy) and Terry, grandchildren Kelly, Derek, and Fredrick. At Ray’s request, there will be no funeral service.