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Ray Wisniewski

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Ray R. Wisniewski, age 81, of Holland died Saturday, March 22, 2014 at Hospice House of Holland.

Ray graduated from Grand Rapids Catholic Central High School and received his Bachelor's and Master's Degrees from the University of Michigan. He was a member of St. Peter's Catholic Church where he was a lector for many years. He was a veteran of the US Army serving during the Korean Conflict and a member of the American Legion.

Ray was active for many years as an actor in Central Park Players, Grand Haven's Community Theater Group. He taught drama at Bentley High School in Lavonia, MI, was program director for WFBE Radio in Flint and Audio-Visual Program Director at Grand Valley State College. He finished his career as sales manager at Grand Haven Screw Machine Specialties. Ray enjoyed camping, fly fishing, traveling and walking in the dunes in

Saugatuck. He was preceded in death by his wife Pamela in 2008.

He is survived by his children, Kayne Wisniewski of St. Claire Shores, Eric and Sharise Wisniewski of Chicago, IL, Laura and James Gibson of Middleville, Kent and Kiersten (Warning) Wisniewski of Santa Rosa, CA, Dan and Dalila Wisniewski of Summit, NJ; grandchildren, Bri and Brian Simmons, Ashley and Nick Gielarowski, Farren Gibson, Brittany Gibson and Natalie, Sophie and Valerie Wisniewski; seven great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be 11a.m., Thursday, March 27, 2014 at St. Peter's Catholic Church 100 Peter's drive in Douglas. Father Fabio Garzon will be officiating. Inurnment will be in Gibson Cemetery. Cremation has taken place.

Memorial contributions may be given to Hospice of Holland. Arrangements by Dykstra Funeral Home – Downtown Chapel. To sign an on-line registry or leave a memory please visit www.dykstrafuneralhome.com
Published in The Holland Sentinel on Mar. 24, 2014
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