KRESS, H. Ray
Of Sacramento, California passed away suddenly of a heart attack on June 21, 2012. Ray was born in Fort Madison, Iowa on June 7, 1951. He is preceded in death by his parents Hazel and William Kress. He is survived by his wife Catherine and his daughter Kyra and stepsons Andrew and James, as well as by Amy and Andy Kress and two grandchildren Micha and Luke and brother Kurt Kress. Ray is a graduate of Iowa Wesleyan College. He began his career as a lighting salesman and became so successful that he later ventured out to form his own business. His business expanded nationwide. He was committed to helping his community become more energy efficient. Ray enjoyed an active lifestyle, as well as socializing with friends. He was known to have a huge heart and helped many people further their careers. He loved tennis and swimming and spent many weekends enjoying these hobbies with his daughter Kyra. The memorial services will be held June 29 at 10:00am, at the Town & Country Lutheran Church at 4049 Marconi Ave. Immediately following will be a reception.
Published in The Sacramento Bee on June 27, 2012