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William Jr. Ray

June 30, 1920 February 18, 2018
William  Jr. Ray
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William C. Ray, Jr. age 97, passed away Sunday, February 18, 2018 at St. Anne’s Mead Assisted Living in Southfield, MI. He was born Wednesday, June 30, 1920 in Portsmouth, Virginia.
Mr. Ray served in the United States Navy during WWII. He was employed at the United States Post Office as a Supervisor until his retirement in 1985 from the Southfield, Michigan Post Office after 20 years of service.

William is survived by his sons, Michael (Toni) Ray and William C. III (Betty) Ray; eight grand children, Amy Ray (Frank Wolfram), Sean (Keisha) Ray, Andrew (Kim) Ray, Heather (Jim) Tollson, Kelly (Jason), Johanne (Chris) Ray-Hepp, Terry (Shawn) Conflitti and Joseph (Cathy) Conflitti; 8 great-great grandchildren and several great-great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his wife, Rosemary; his son, Ralph; grandson, William C Ray, IV; and his sisters, Maryann Chapman, Nancy Leone and Philomena Robertson.

Private services were held at the Sawyer-Fuller Funeral Home. Burial took place at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Southfield, Michigan.

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Holy Sepulchre Cemetery Final Resting Place

25800 W. 10 Mile Rd., Southfield, MI 48034

25800 W. 10 Mile Rd., Southfield, MI 48034

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