Roland 'Roly' Ray (4 Oct 1937 - 27 Sep 2022)

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St Michael's and All Angels Parish Church High Street Easington Lnae DH5 0JR
5th Oct 2022
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Durham Crematorium South Road Durham DH1 3TQ
5th Oct 2022

Hetton Lyons Cricket Club Liliywhite Terrace Easington Lane, Tyne and Wear DH5 0HF
5th Oct 2022


(formerly of East Rainton)

Peacefully, with loved ones at his side, on September 27th aged 84 years, Roland (Roly). The much-loved husband of the late June, loving dad of Susan, Gillian and father-in-law of David and Derek, cherished grandad of Daniel, Ashleigh, Sean, Jack and great grandad of Imogen, Eliza, Poppy and Fern. A dear brother, uncle, cousin and friend of many. Family and friends please meet for service on Wednesday October 5th in St Michael & All Angels Parish Church, Easington Lane at 2:30pm, committal to follow in Durham Crematorium. All are welcome afterwards for refreshments in Hetton Lyons Cricket Club. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu kindly received for Dairy Lane Care Centre Residents Fund. A donation box will be provided at the church. All enquiries to Andrew Grey Funeral Directors, 30 Station Road, Hetton-le-Hole. Tel: 0191 5265800. Forever in our hearts.

Funeral Director: Mr Ben White

With deepest sympathy from Andrew & staff

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Sending our sympathy to the whole family on Roland’s death. A gentleman with a wonderful smile and a twinkle in his eyes. Rest in Peace.

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