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Jeffrey Allen Ray

March 19, 1977 ~ July 28, 2019 (age 42)

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Jeffery Allen Ray




Jeffery Allen Ray, age 42, of Hammond, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, July 28, 2019.

He is survived by his mother; Sharyn Ray; three siblings: Tracy Szczudlak, Scott Bruce, Amy (Jim) Harris; three children; Josh Ray, Makenzee Ray and Guiles Blondeel; niece and nephews: Ashley (Eli) Lewandowski, Billy Szczudlak, Tyler Harris and Kylie Bruce; great nephews: Murphy and Arlo Lewandowski.   Preceded in death by his father Kermit C. Ray; daughter, twin, Makenna Ray and his grandparents.

 Friends are invited to meet with the family for a memorial visitation to celebrate Jeff’s life, on Tuesday August 6, 2019 from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Bocken Funeral Home, 7042 Kennedy Ave., Hammond (Hessville).

 Jeff was born and raised in Hammond Indiana. He attended Morton High School. He worked at Sandling Industrial Services INC and was a member Union Local #2003.  In his youth he enjoyed playing football, Baseball and Soccer. He also loved to work on cars and was a wheeler and dealer in estate liquidations and auctions. Jeff was a loving father, son, brother and friend. In lieu of flowers memorials to the family would be appreciated. For additional information contact Bocken Funeral Home 219-844-1600 or

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August 6, 2019

4:00 PM
Bocken Funeral Home

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