Born: May 27, 1917
Died: May 27, 2014
Lying-in-State Visitation:
Saturday, May 31, 2014 at 9:00 am
St. Hubert Catholic Church, 729 Grand Canyon Street, Hoff. Est.
Funeral Mass:
Begins at 10:00 am
Friends and family will gather again for
Monday, June 2, 2014
9:00 am – 11:00 am
Bartholomew Funeral Home, 102 Monroe St., Valparaiso, IN
St. Paul Catholic Cemetery, Valparaiso, IN

Raymond “Ray” A. Kane, 97, a resident of Friendship Village for 5 years, raised in Chicago and longtime resident of Barrington Hills, was born on May 27, 1917 to the late Martin and the late Nellie (nee Butler) and passed away peacefully on May 27, 2014 in Elk Grove. Ray was a 1939 graduate of the University of Notre Dame, earning a degree in civil engineering. He enjoyed a long career as a sales engineer for Indiana General Corp. He was proud to have served as an engineer in the US Army stationed in Italy during WWII. Ray was a devotee and season ticket holder of the Lyric Opera and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.

Ray was the adoring husband of 12 years to the late Dottie (nee Beiker); loving father of the late Joey; he was preceded in death by his seven brothers and sisters he was the dear “Uncle Ray” to many nieces and nephews. Friend to all, he will be missed by all those whose lives he touched.

Pursuant to the wishes of Ray’s family, please omit flowers. Memorials may be made in Ray’s name to the charity of your choice.

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