Raymond Albert Ganoe
Cape Canaveral, FL
Raymond Albert Ganoe, 72, of Cape Canaveral, Florida born in Clarion, PA, passed away on Thursday, April 10, 2014, in Fleming Island, Florida.
Born on May 3, 1941 in Clarion, he was the son of William E. and Cecilia Aaron Ganoe.
Raymond was a graduate of CL High School 1960. He then graduated from Clarion University with a degree in Secondary Science Education. He taught Science at Clarion High School and coached basketball. Ray was a member of Our Savior Catholic Church in Cocoa Beach, FL.
He was also a charter member and former president of the Merritt Island Breakfast Rotary Club. Raymond owned and operated Ray's Tire Center from 1971-2012.
Raymond was proceeded in death by his parents and brothers Leo Ganoe, David Ganoe, Bill Ganoe, Ed Ganoe and Richard Ganoe and his sister Claire Marie Leitch.
He is survived by a son Steven Ganoe and daughter-in-law Deborah and grandsons; Mac, Jack and Stevie Jr. Ganoe from Fleming Island, FL. Daughters Cheri Ganoe Villa and her husband Tony Villa from Manassas, VA and four grandchildren: Britney Zeman (Silver Springs, MD) Ben Zeman (Virginia Beach, FL) twins Aaron and Alese from Manassas, VA. His daughter Marcia Ganoe and partner Jenni Moheinger from Seattle, WA. Also surviving are five siblings, Mary Louise Beichner of Oil City, Dorothy Beichner and her husband, Eugene, of New Castle, Robert Ganoe of Clarion, Katheleen Thompson and her husband, Dick of Clarion and Bernard "Bun" Ganoe and his wife, Linda of Clarion; four sisters-in-law, Nancy Ganoe of Clarion, Gayle Ganoe of Clarion and Donna Ganoe of Fisher, and former wife Noreen Ganoe Pieper of The Villages, Florida.
Family will receive friends and visitation from 10:00am to 11:00am on Saturday, April 12th, 2014 followed by a Catholic Mass at 11:30am at Our Savior Catholic Church 5300 North Atlantic Ave. Cocoa Beach, FL.
Funereal Arrangements made by Beckman-Williamson Funeral Home, Cocoa Beach, FL. Sign Ray's guestbook at beckmanwilliamson.com.
Beckman Williamson Funeral Home
101 North Brevard Avenue Cocoa Beach, FL 32931
Published in FLORIDA TODAY from Apr. 11 to Apr. 13, 2014