News Death Notice
ROYSE, Jr., Raymond E. age 74 of Dayton, passed away February 11, 2013. Ray was a U.S. Marine Veteran, a member of the Army Reserve and National Guard, a life member of the NRA and the current Commander of the American Legion Post #5 in Dayton. Preceded in death by his brother, Harold "Shorty" Royse and his lifelong companion, Mary "Fritz" Miller, Ray is survived by 5 brothers, Robert (Carol), Thomas (Janice), Ralph (Janet), Lloyd and Paul (Kim); Fritz's son, Robert Miller, along with numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Services were held February 16 at the Morton & Whetstone Funeral Home. Burial Glen Haven Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the "American Legion Gifts for Yanks", 60 Big Run Rd., P.O. Box 8007, Delaware, OH 43015 in Raymond's memory.