Apr 13, 2018
AKA Rhino Ray passed on April 13th, 2018 in Kamloops following an emergency surgery. After 3 years of struggling his body finally succumbed. But just like Ray, he was alert, aware and ready to meet the new challenges ahead. With a peaceful smile on his face, he passed away in his sleep, now free from all suffering.
He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Judy, his son Philip (Liz), grandchildren: Keith and Emily, 3 brothers: Roy, Len (Gail), Adrien (Sherry) 5 sisters: Aldine (Alyre), Lilly, Cecile (Dave), Anne (Lou), Diane (Randy) and many Eastern nieces and nephews.
He shared a special closeness to his BC nieces: Kim, Jamie-Lee (Sebastien), Dunnell (Mat) and nephew Steven (Krsytyna), a very special BC fishing “Buddy Blaine”, and many wonderful friends. He is predeceased by his brothers: Louis and Julien and his three children: Kevin, Keith and Karen.
Service will be held at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church, 2385 Golf Course Drive, Blind Bay, BC, April 20th, 2018 at 11 am, Celebrant Father George LaGrange, reception to follow.
In lieu of flowers, Ray asked that donations be sent to the Royal Inland Hospital Vascular Surgical Dept.
Arrangements entrusted to Fischer’s Funeral Services & Crematorium Ltd., Salmon Arm, (250) 833-1129. Share memories and condolences online through Raymond’s obituary at ww.fischersfuneralservices.com