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Ray William Byrne

September 26, 1946 March 30, 2020
Ray William Byrne
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Ray William Byrne, 73, of Ramsey, passed away on Monday, March 30, 2020, at Baptist Health Floyd Hospital. He was born September 26, 1946, near Corydon, to the late Hubert William and Lillian Quebbeman Byrne.

Ray was a member and elder of Northwest Christian Church in Depauw. During his lifetime, he worked for Cave Hill Cemetery as sexton and grounds keeper, Stratton & Terstegge, Hobart Manufacturing in Louisville; Allstott’s Hardware, Vaughn Oil Company and Harrison County Sheriff’s Department as corrections officer and Jail Commander; and retired from Kaiser Wholesale in New Albany.

Survivors include his wife of 53 years, the former Loretta Deaton; three sons, Timothy Byrne (fiancée, Angela) of Marengo; Bryan Byrne of New Albany; and Kyle Byrne (Brandie) of Ramsey; three granddaughters; Heather Byrne, Kylie Byrne, and Kellsie Byrne; and sister; Joyce Housel (Wayne),along with several cousins, nieces and nephews.

Private service was held at Swarens Funeral Home with burial in Woods Chapel Cemetery, Ramsey, IN.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be made to Northwest Christian Church, P. O. Box 76, Depauw, IN 47115
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