O'BRIEN, Charles Raymond 'Ray' - Passed away on Saturday, September 3, 2016 at The Village of Winston Park at the age of 95.
Dear husband of Ruth (nee Manders) of 70 years. Loving father of Kathryn (Angelo), Paul, Karen (George), Michael (Tara) and Marie. Cherished grandpa to Michael (Bonnie), Gregory, Jessica, Fraser (Stefanie), Kate (Christian), Meghan and great grandpa to Lily and Ruby.
Dear brother of Lois (Albert), John (Karen) and predeceased by Mary. Lovingly remembered by the Manders family.
Ray was the Post Master Kitchener Waterloo and was a veteran of WWII having served with the Postal Corp. Faithful member of St. Francis of Assisi RC Church, a member of the Knights of Columbus - Kitchener and a founding member of the New Dundee Golf Club.
Ray's family will receive relatives and friends from 2 - 4 p.m. & 7 - 9 p.m. on Wednesday, September 7th at the Henry Walser Funeral Home, Kitchener. Prayers will be offered under the auspices of Knights of Columbus on Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the funeral home.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Francis of Assisi RC Church, 49 Blueridge Avenue Kitchener, on Thursday, September 8th at 11:00 a.m. Interment at Williamsburg Cemetery followed by a reception at St. Francis Parish Hall.
As expressions of sympathy, donations to KidsAbility or St. Vincent de Paul Society - St. Francis would be appreciated by the family.