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Johnny J. Ray

January 26, 1930 - March 26, 2014
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Age 84 was born in Huntington, West Virginia on January 26, 1930. The third of 4 children to Forrest & Josephine Ray. He attended school in Huntington, until age 17, when he joined the US Navy and served in the Far East until he was honorably discharged. He worked as a store manager at Pantry Pride for 32 years until his retirement. He was preceded in death by his two brothers, Robert and Eugene. Johnny is survived by: his wife of 36 years Joanne; sister, Ruth Ann Spiaggi; 2 children, Cindy Cino (husband, Jim), Danny Ray (wife, Carol); 4 stepchildren, Debra Howe, Robin Whitehead (husband, Edward), Richard Howe (wife, Susan), Laurie...
Age 84 was born in Huntington, West Virginia on January 26, 1930. The third of 4 children to Forrest & Josephine Ray. He attended school in Huntington, until age 17, when he joined the US Navy and served in the Far East until he was honorably discharged. He worked as a store manager at Pantry Pride for 32 years until his retirement.
He was preceded in death by his two brothers, Robert and Eugene. Johnny is survived by: his wife of 36 years Joanne; sister, Ruth Ann Spiaggi; 2 children, Cindy Cino (husband, Jim), Danny Ray (wife, Carol); 4 stepchildren, Debra Howe, Robin Whitehead (husband, Edward), Richard Howe (wife, Susan), Laurie Auwaerter (husband, Kurt). He was a loving grandfather to his 13 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Visitation and Services will be held at Dorsey-E. Earl Smith Memory Gardens, 3041 Kirk Road, Lake Worth, FL on Saturday, March 29th. Visitation is at 1:00pm with services to follow at 2:00pm. Interment will be at Lake Worth Memory Gardens. In lieu of flowers the family respectfully requests donations be made to St. Jude's Children's Hospital www.stjude.org or (800)805-5856.
Dorsey-E.Earl Smith Memory Gardens Funeral Home
3041 Kirk Road, Lake Worth, FL 33461
www.dorsey-smithmemorygardens.com

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