Dorothy R. Ray
SPRINGFIELD, IL - Dorothy R. Ray, 92, of Springfield, passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
She was born Dec. 1, 1921, in Auburn, the daughter of Martin and Wilhelmenia Duewer Ray.
She was preceded in death by two brothers, Melvin and Richard Ray, and two sisters, Alice Ray and Florence Newsom.
Dorothy was employed for over 40 years at Franklin Life.
Surviving are two nephews, David (Debbi) Ray of Auburn and Donald (Joellen) Ray of Buffalo; one niece, Ruthanne (Rick) Ray Weinmann of Cleveland, Ohio; two great-nieces, Jennifer Fritz and Sophia Weinmann; two great-nephews, Jeremiah (Valerie) Ray and Andrew Weinmann; great-great-nephew, Charles Fritz; and great-great-niece, London Fritz.
Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at Auburn Cemetery in Auburn, Ill., with the Rev. Clarence Rogers officiating.
Dorothy loved her God, her family, and her church and they loved her too.
Memorials may be made to: St. John's Lutheran Church in Chatham.
Bramley Funeral Home in Auburn is in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be left at bramleyfh.com.