Raymond E. McElroy, 79


Raymond E. “Mac” McElroy, 79, of Minerva died Saturday evening, April 28, 2018, in Arbors at Minerva.

Born May 2, 1938, in East Liverpool, he was the son of the late Lee and Virginia McElroy.

Ray retired from Conrail and was a member of Church of Christ Christian Disciples. He served his country in the U.S. Air Force and retired from the U.S. Army Reserve. Ray was a member of American Legion Post 357. He enjoyed baseball, fishing, camping, hiking and story telling.

Ray is survived by his wife, Claire McElroy; son, Eric (Lora) McElroy; sister, Patty (Darrell) Locke; brother, Richard (Pam) McElroy; and grandchildren, Kylie, Sean and Ryan McElroy.

A celebration of life will be held Saturday, June 30, at Church of Christ, Christian Disciples, 353 Moody Ave. SW, Carrollton, with Pastor Mark Statler officiating. Ray’s family will receive guests at 10 a.m. with the service beginning at 11 a.m. A luncheon will follow in the church fellowship hall. In lieu of flowers, we are requesting donations be made to Mercy Hospice, Canton, OH. Those unable to attend may sign the online guestbook at dwilliamsfh.com.

Williams Funeral Home and Cremation Services