Obituary Notices and Memorials


FARRIS, Ray Gibson
FARRIS, Ray Gibson Went home to Jesus on March 26, 2012. Ray was born on December 2, 1926, and was happily married to Nancy Farris for 60 years. He was a World War II veteran of the United States Navy and went on to a long career with RTD, from which he retired in 1986 after 40 years.Ray was the loving and proud father and grandfather to his 5 children and their spouses; Bob and Karin Farris, Ray and Pam Farris, Leanne and Russell Shaw, Liz and Mark Glouner, and Matt and Kate Farris; 18 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.He was patient and kind and made many wonderful memories for his entire family.Ray was a devout Catholic and spent many years serving in the Mission Circle group to help raise funds for seminaries in India. A Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. with a Vigil Prayer Service at 7 p.m., Friday, March 30, 2012, at Halley Olsen Murphy, Lancaster Calif.Mass of the Resurrection will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 31, 2012, at Father Serra Parrish in Quartz Hill, Calif.

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