Ray L. Howard passed away on December 14, 2021, in his home at the age of 92. He is predeceased by his wife, Helen, and son, Duane. He is survived by his sons, Stanley (Beverly), Gary (LaFon), David (Karen) and his daughter, Connie Rae, his brother, Keith, as well as several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins. Ray was an army veteran, avid hunter and fisherman and enjoyed the outdoors. He will be greatly missed. A graveside service with full military honors will be held at 11am on Monday, April 18, 2022 at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Rochester.