Raymond Milo McConahay
May19, 1948 - December 8, 2016
Raymond M. McConahay, 68, of Wooster, died unexpectedly on Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016 at Akron City Hospital.
Ray was born May 19, 1948 in Wooster to Russell and Laura Marie (Young) McConahay and was a 1967 graduate of Northwestern High School. On Aug. 11, 1974 he married the former Cheryl Imhoff and she survives. He retired from Sterling Farm Equipment after 16 years of service and had previously been self employed as a hoof trimmer and engaged in farmer. Ray enjoyed playing cards and played at the YMCA and at the Wooster Community Center. He also enjoyed antique tractors and the antique plow days.
Surviving are his wife, Cheryl; children, Stan (Stacey) McConahay of West Salem, Brian (Melissa) McConahay of Orrville, Kevin (Christy) McConahay of West Salem, Charlene (David) Howman of Wooster and Keith McConahay of the home; 11 grandchildren, Sasha, Sydney, Savannah, Shiloh, Cheyenne, James, Brandy, Colton and Mackenzie McConahay and Baily and Trevor Howman; his mother, Laura McConahay of Wooster; sisters and brothers, Gaye (Dennis) Hartwig of New Jersey, Jim McConahay of Wooster, Scott (Laura) McConahay of Lodi, Dawn (Jeff) Waggy, Paul (Tina) McConahay and Bea (Tom) Nadlin all of Wooster and Jill (Gino) Desimone of Shreve and nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father.
Services will be Sunday, Dec. 11th at 2:00 p.m. at Murray Funeral Home in Creston where friends may call Saturday from 4-7 p.m. Burial will be in Sherwood Memorial Gardens. Tributes may be shared at www.Murray-Fuenral-Home.com
Memorials contributions may be made to the family in care of the funeral home.
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Name: Gerri Williams
I'm so sorry and will have your family in my thoughts and prayers. Let me know if there is anything I can do.
Name: Brian Buchholz
Wayne county lost a good man. I was able to catch up with Ray at a recent auction. To the whole family, I am sorry for your loss.
Name: Tina Sheppard (Smith)
Blessings and love to all. I am so sorry for your loss.
Name: Karen Nickle
Laura Marie & Jim,
I am so sorry for your loss. Please know that you and your entire family are in my thoughts and prayers.
Name: Becky (Jones) Fragapane
am so sorry for all of your loss. I hope you all know I'm thinking of you and pray for your healing! Love you all, Becky.
Name: Wes Carmony
I remember ray working as a teenager at my grandfathers[Wayne Carmony] dairy farm on hutton road.He never complained about the work he was asked to do. He was a good guy.
Name: Donna McCoy
Sorry to hear of Raymond's passing. He will be missed. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Donna, Dick, Rick, Jaymie and Kyle McCoy
Name: Arlene Ussery and family
Our prayers and love surround you all as we share in your loss. So many good memories! May each of you feel the Lord's presence in the way you need most as you process your grief.
Name: Rich and Judy Ratzel
Sorry we could not make it sorry to here about Ray we wish you and your family our sympathy