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Roger Thomas Ray
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“Marilyn and family , our thoughts and prayers are with you all. I have lots of memories of our school days . May the happy memories help you...Read More »
1 of 18 | Posted by: Laverne and Rita Graves - Chatham, IL

“Just Because you will be Missed. Thanks for all the Fun Times. The Afternoon Dates and Lunch at Chesapeake. Rest In Peace. ”
2 of 18 | Posted by: Marie - IL

“Our deepest condolences to Marylin and family on the passing of Roger. A truly wonderful man with a warm smile and and a loving heart for family and...Read More »
3 of 18 | Posted by: thomas fanale - Springfield, IL

“Ray Family...So very sorry for your loss.. My Family were long time friends with the Ray family back long ago in Riverton, when they had the Corner...Read More »
4 of 18 | Posted by: Sharon Dodd/ VanDyke - IL

“Marilyn and family, I am so very sorry to read about Roger. He was such a nice, kind man. He had a wonderful smile and a kind word. I know you...Read More »
5 of 18 | Posted by: Jeannie Scott - Chatham, IL

“Tommy. Missy and all the family,Darin just told me about your dad.There are no words that seem appropriate at this time.Hugs to all of you!!I am so,...Read More »
6 of 18 | Posted by: A friend

“Tommy, Missy and entire family - Darin just told me about your dad. I am so very, very sorry. No words seem to be enough. Denise Brown-Young (Dee) ”
7 of 18 | Posted by: A friend

“Sandy and family, Words cannot express the sadness I feel for you and your whole family with the loss of your dear Father. I feel your Mothers grief...Read More »
8 of 18 | Posted by: Phyllis Anderson - New Berlin, IL

“I will miss roger, wished I had gotten to visit you all more ”
9 of 18 | Posted by: mike ray - sunrise beach, MO

“Dear Marilyn, Sandy, Juli, and Tommy, Russ and I send our deepest sympathy and prayers for you and all the family at the untimely passing of Roger....Read More »
10 of 18 | Posted by: Russ & Rita Friedewald - Riverton, IL

“Marilyn, my condolences to you and your family... May you cherish precious memories in this time of sorrow. ”
11 of 18 | Posted by: Karen Waldrop - Eureka, IL

“Marilyn and Family, We are so sorry for your loss. Our heartfelt thoughts and prayers are with you all. ”
12 of 18 | Posted by: Bill, Mary and Family Seman - IL

“Juli and Tim,So sorry to hear of your losses. Our condolences to both families. God bless you all with strength, courage, and love.Our sympathy, ...Read More »
13 of 18 | Posted by: Opal Kimball - Springfield, IL

“To The Ray Family: Very Sorry for your Loss ! ”
14 of 18 | Posted by: Deron Viola - Riverton, IL

“Vickie and I are saddened to hear of Rogers passing. We were looking forward to visiting with both of you next month while in Naples. He was a good...Read More »
15 of 18 | Posted by: A friend

“Marilyn, Julie, Sandy, Tom and Family:We were so sorry to learn of Your loss. Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers during this most...Read More »
16 of 18 | Posted by: Roger, Theresa, Roger Jr and Adriel Krouse - AZ

“So sorry and shocked to hear of Rogers passing. My prayers are with all the family. ”
17 of 18 | Posted by: Ken (Brownie) Sudduth - FL

“Roger was the nicest and most warm hearted man around. He was very dedicated to his family, to the catholic church & Knights of Columbus, and to his...Read More »
18 of 18 | Posted by: Kim Santarelli - Champaign, IL

Roger was born on January 21, 1943 and passed away on Wednesday, January 10, 2018.

Roger was a resident of Sherman, Illinois at the time of passing.

He attended Riverton High School and obtained a Bachelor's degree in Mathematics from Westminster College in Fulton, MO. Roger worked for Allis-Chalmers after college graduation, in the Data Processing Department until October 1969.

Visitation: 4 - 7 pm, Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at Staab Funeral Home - Springfield with a prayer service at 4 pm. Funeral Mass: 10:30 am, Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at St. John Vianney Church in Sherman with Monsignor David Lantz officiating. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.

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