Ivan B. Ray (1928-2013)
Ivan B. Ray, age 85, a resident of Kenosha, passed away on October 15, 2013 at St. Joseph’s Home and Rehabilitation Center.
He was born on February 7, 1928 in Waukegan IL to Ivan and Mary (Czarneski) Ray Sr. Ivan served in the United States Army and on May 12, 1955 he married Lucille Garramone.
Ivan worked as a custodian for the Kenosha Unified School District. He worked hard and cherished the time he was able to spend with his family. Ivan and Lucille loved to travel, spending time in Ireland, in Spain and in Hawaii on 16 different trips. He loved golfing and was a very social person who enjoyed dancing, dining out and a good celebration.
Ivan is survived by his two sons Kyle (Linda) Ray and Kristopher Ray both of Kenosha, three grandsons Justin Ray, Morgan Ray and Jason Karls and one great grandson Jacob Jepson.
Ivan was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Lucille in 2006 and a son Kurt Ray.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday October 19, 2013 at Kemper Center Founders Hall (6501-3rd Ave.) at 11:00AM. Visitation with the family will take place from 9:30AM until the time of the service. Burial will follow at St. James Cemetery.
The family would like to thank Dr. Priti Patel for her sincerity and professionalism as well as her compassionate care of Ivan.