Ray Leonard Comer
Ray Leonard Comer
  • April 9, 1932 - October 29, 2014
  • Shenandoah, Virginia

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Ray Leonard Comer, 82, of 883 Fleeburg Road in Shenandoah, passed away on Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at Sentara-RMH Medical Center in Harrisonburg.

A son of the late Luther Henry and Hester Price Comer, he was born on April 9, 1932 in Shenandoah. He was a farmer and had lived his entire life in Shenandoah. Ray was a 1951 graduate of Shenandoah High School and was a member of Mt. Lebanon Conservative Congregational Christian Church. He served in the U.S. Army from 1954-56, and was a member of the VFW.

On August 22, 1952 he married Marie Alger Comer. Besides his wife of 62 years, he is survived by three children, Trudy and husband, Ron, Danny (Pete) and wife, Sharon, and Connie and husband, Mickey, all of Shenandoah.

Also surviving are six grandchildren and their spouses: Kevin & Michelle, Monica & Jason, Jeremy & Kelly, Amanda & Jake, Tiffany & Jon, and Ashley; three great-grandchildren: Ryan, Brianna & Brooke; one brother, Bobby Comer, Sr. and one nephew & spouse, Bobby Lee Comer, Jr. & Lois.

The family will receive friends on Friday, Oct. 31, 2014 from 7-9 p.m. at Mt. Lebanon CCCC on Comertown Road. Friends may also visit at the residence at any time.

The funeral will be held on Saturday, November 1, 2014, at 2 p.m., at the church with Rev. James B. Martin, Sr. officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Flowers are welcome or donations can be made to the Shenandoah Rescue Squad, 544 Fourth St., in Shenandoah.

On-line condolences may be sent to www.lindseykygerfuneralhome.com.