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RAY, Leland Richard

RAY, Leland Richard

RAY, Leland Richard 1958 - 2019

Leland passed away at Kelowna General Hospital on June 27th, 2019 alongside family after fighting a courageous battle with Cancer. Leland was born September 9th, 1958 in Oxbow, Saskatchewan to Justin and Shirley Ray. Leland was the eldest of five children.

Leland was predeceased by his loving Father Justin in 2013 and Daughter Krista Lynn in 2014. Leland is survived by his devoted and loving Wife Cheryl of 46 years and two Children Jason Ray, Jessica (Tony) Catanzaro. His four Grandsons; Tyler, Christopher, Kyle and Quentin. His Mother Shirley and siblings; Myles (Cheryl), Debora, Kelly and Monica (Ted). Leland will also be fondly remembered by his several Aunts, Uncles, Nieces, Nephews and Cousins. He also is missed by his cat Sadie.

Leland Worked at Campion Marine for several years. He enjoyed long excursions on his 100th anniversary Harley Davidson, spending time with his grandsons, gardening, fishing, camping and family dinners with his very large family. Leland will be missed greatly.

In lieu of flowers the family would like donations to be made to the BC SPCA https://spca.bc.ca/donate/ or BC Cancer Foundation https://bccancerfoundation.com/ways-donate/gift-memory.

A celebration of life will held at Everden Rust Funeral Home, 1910 Windsor Rd, Kelowna BC on Sunday, July 7th 2019 at 9:00 am

Link: www.everdenrust.com
Condolence Messages
  • Jul 06, 2019
    I've lost a brother and a friend, Lee lived his life with with quiet strength and honour. We'll go camping again soon my friend, till then I know you're in good hands, camping & fishing with Justin and Krista.
  • Jul 05, 2019
    Cheryl and Family so sorry to hear of Lee passing. Lee was a strong, committed employee to Campion for over 2 decades. He is missed. See you on Sunday. Brock
  • Jul 04, 2019
    Cheryl and family, so sorry for your loss. Lee was a great guy and will be missed.
    Lisa Wasman
  • Jul 03, 2019
    Very sorry to hear of Lee's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with Cheryl and family.
    Don Tamaki
  • Jul 03, 2019
    I'm so sorry for your loss Cheryl, Shirley and your families. Lee had an interest in cosmology (as do I) and we had a discussion or two on the subject; I wish we could talk more.
    Rest in peace Lee.
    Darren Baker
  • Jul 02, 2019
    So sorry to hear Kelly. My condolences to you and the Family.
    Cheryl Kittle
  • Jun 28, 2019
    Sorry to hear of Lee's passing.
    Ed Donald
  • Jun 28, 2019
    We are Shirley's neighbour and saw many of those very loving family dinners. Our hearts go out to his family at this time.
    David and Norma
  • Jun 27, 2019
    I worked with Leland many years ago, he will be missed by all who knew him, my condolences. Rick Roth
  • Jun 27, 2019
    Condolences from Steve, Susan, Tyler and Brayden.
  • Jun 27, 2019
    I had the privilege of working with Lee. He was a stand up man who was liked by everyone.. Rest in peace my friend.. Patrick Hagel
  • Jun 27, 2019
    Rest in peace bro. One day we'll meet again and ride our bikes down the Harleys heaven highway. You will be missed forever. Take care bro.
    Larry Sears and family
  • Jun 27, 2019
    Jessica and family, sorry for your loss. May he Rest In Peace.
    Pete and Luisa Fusco