Arnold Ray

May 28, 2019
It is with great sadness the Ray family announce the loss of our father, grandfather, and great-grandfather Arnold Ray on May 28, 2019 at the age of 87 years. Arnold will be fondly remembered for being a “handy-man,” for his generosity, socializing, compassion, deep faith, and his love for his family. Arnold was mechanically inclined and loved farming, land-breaking, working with his hands, and helping neighbours; he was involved with community clubs and events and he enjoyed socializing with friends and neighbours.
Arnold is lovingly remembered by his children: Michael (Sandra), (Joe), David (Bev), Sally (Ken), Roger, Kathy (James), Laurie (Kevin), Douglas (Kathy), and Kelly (Todd); many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; sister Elizabeth; brothers-in-law Fred, Bill (Diane); sister-in-law Bunty; numerous nieces, nephews and other family members and dear friends. Arnold was predeceased by his wife Diane; his daughter Wendy; granddaughter Diane; parents Theresa and George Sr; brothers George Jr (Jessica), Don and brother-in law Harold.
A Prayer Vigil will be held on Monday, June 10, 2019 at 7 pm at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church, Castor, Alberta with a Celebration of Life held on Tuesday, June 11, 2019 at noon at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church, Castor, Alberta.
In lieu of other tributes, donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society, Alberta Diabetes, or a charity of one’s choice c/o Parkview Funeral Chapels & Crematorium, P.O. Box 186, Castor, AB T0C 0X0, who have been entrusted with the care and funeral arrangements. To send condolences to Arnold’s family, please visit

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