Ray-John "Jack" "Redeye", 88, Nanty Glo, passed away October 7, 2019 at home. He was born October 17, 1930. Son of the late William and Christina (Barr) Ray. Preceded in death by wife Viola Ray, son Jeff Ray, son-in-law Jimmy McAndrew, brothers William and Mel, sisters Phyllis Lekwa and Ruth Serluco. Jack is survived by his children John (Brenda) Ray, North Carolina; Edward (Joni) Ray, Maryland; Delores (Albert) Stanton, Seward; Michael (Sharon) Boyd, Saylorsburg, Michelle (David) Bassaro, Nanty Glo; Tina McAndrew, New Kensington; Tracy (Bob) McEvoy, Nanty Glo, daughter-in-law Peggy Ray, Nanty Glo. 18 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren, and 4 great great grandchildren. Brother of Robert (Mary) Ray, Nanty Glo and Betty Sanderson, New Jersey. Jack was a member of the Nanty Glo United Methodist Church. Retired coal miner from Bethlem mine 31 and 33. Former member of the Masons and Shriners. Redeye would like to thank all the friends he made along the way. Memorial service will be held Thursday 11 A.M. at the Nanty Glo United Methodist Church, Pastor Bill Warrick, Officiating, Interment to follow in Forest Lawn Cemetery. Bowser Ondriezek Ondriezek Funeral Home, Nanty Glo, is in charge of the arrangements. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Nanty Glo United Methodist Church.
Published on October 8, 2019


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Tim & Dianne Kane
Oct 10, 2019
John and Brenda ~ We are sorry for your loss and hope the fond memories of your dad get you through this sad time. Prayers and hugs to you.
Janet Miller
Oct 09, 2019
My sympathy to you and your family. Love Janet