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“Rest in peace, Ray.I will always remember our talks at the Boiceville Garage.You always kept you car looking top-notch.I will miss you,Doug ”
1 of 2 | Posted by: Doug Thornton - Shandaken, NY

“I will miss Ray a lot. He was a good friend. May he rest in peace. ”
2 of 2 | Posted by: Ann Wolfe - Friend

Raymond F. Whitaker, 80, of Ava maria Drive died Saturday January 6, 2018 at the Ten Broeck Cemmons Nursing Center in Lake Katrine. He was born March 22, 1937 in Ridgewood, Queens son of the late Jake and Julia Lasher Whitaker.

Surviving are his sons:Raymond, Brian, and Darren, and a daughter Kathleen McCarey. Two sisters: Helen Cordo, and Marilyn Koerner. Four grandchildren and several nieces and nephews also survive.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday at 11am at the St. Francis de Sales Church 104 Main St. Phoenicia with Fr. Raphael Iannone Cap, OFM as celebrant. Interment will take place privately. You may share a special memory on Ray's memorial Page at www.gorleyfuneralhome.com

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