Ray joined Crown Hill Funeral Home and Cremation Services in September 2017. Ray is a retired nurse anesthetist, after practicing for 33 years. He received his nursing degree from Oklahoma State University in Stillwater, Oklahoma and earned his anesthesia degree from Mercy Hospital in Scranton, PA. He resides in Stow and is a member of Celebration Church in Akron. He enjoys traveling and spending time with his grandchildren.