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Ray Percy Strayer

Male 1898 - 1971  (72 years)


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  • Name Ray Percy Strayer  [1
    Born 30 Oct 1898 
    Gender Male 
    Died 22 Mar 1971  Miami, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried St/. Thomas Columbarium Gardens, Miami Florida Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3959  Our Back Rhodes Genealogy Pages
    Last Modified 20 May 2012 

    Father John Edward Strayer,   b. 15 Jul 1861, West Liberty, Logan County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1923, West Liberty, Logan County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Mother Laura Sower,   b. 5 Sep 1859, Marion County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1935, West Liberty, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Family ID F1231  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Opal Frances Bean,   b. 10 Mar 1904, West Liberty, Logan County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1994, Belleontaine, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 30 May 1939  Bellefontaine, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2014 
    Family ID F1237  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Obituary - Bellefontaine Examiner

      RAY P. STAYER , 72, 5756 Devonshire Boulevard, Miami, Florida, formerly of Bellefontaine died Tuesday at 10:15pm in the hospital where he was admitted last Saturday. Death followed several years of ill health. Mr. Sowers was born in West Libe rty, October 30, 1898, a son of John and Laura (Sowers) Strayer, and was an employee of the former New York Central Railroad for many years. Mr. and Mrs. Strayer left Bellefontaine in 1962 to make their home in Florida.

      Funeral services will be held Saturday at 10am at the St. Thomas Episcopal Church in Miami, followed by the cremation, the ashes to be interred in St. Thomas Columbarium Church Gardens.

      In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to Mrs. Ray P. Strayer or Miss Agnes Armitage at the Strayer address in Miami, to be added to the building fund for a retirement home for the parishioners of the Episcopalian church.

      Birth recorded in Logan County, Ohio, Vol. 3, 1893-1908, Page152.

      1900 Census, Ohio, Vol. 92, E.D. 114, Sheet 3, Line 28, Liberty twsp., Logan County, has Percy living with parents, age 1.

      1920 Census, Ohio, Vol. 123, E.D. 191, Sheet 11, Line 75, 220 Oak Land Square, Bellefontaine, Logan County, has Ray living with parents, age 21.

  • Sources 
    1. [S448] GEDCOM file imported on 29 Mar 2003.


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