Raymond Richard Stark
11-3-1924 to 4-17-13
88, of Ontario passed away peacefully at the Sunrise Assisted Living facility in Alta Loma, CA, April 17, 2013. Ray was born November 3, 1924 in Los Angeles and resided in Ontario for most of his life. Ray was a general contractor responsible for the construction of schools throughout Southern California, churches, including the First Baptist Church on the corner of 5th and Euclid in Ontario and industrial projects, including many buildings at Ontarios Sunkist Growers plant in the 1970s. A loving husband to Esther Stark, who passed in 2005, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, he is survived by his three sons, Michael R. Stark of Lakewood, CA, Robert A. Stark of Rancho Cucamonga, CA, Edward T. Stark of Windsor, CA; eight grandchildren, Heather Stark and Tyler Stark of Rancho Cucamonga, CA, Christopher Stark and Jordan Stark of San Diego, CA, Mary Stark of San Francisco, CA and Lauren Stark of Los Angeles, CA, Rachel Casarez of Fullerton, CA and Michelle Garcia of Fullerton, CA; and three great-grandchildren, Brett Sandwell, Jackson Martinez and Mason Martinez of Fullerton, CA. Services will be held Tuesday, April 30, 10 a.m. at Draper Mortuary, Ontario. Draper Mortuary, Ontario is entrusted with arrangements.
Published in the Inland Valley Daily Bulletin on 4/21/13.