Ray was born March 8, 1949 in Cadet, MO the son of the late Leo and Frieda (nee Politte) Lewis. He was the dear husband of Janet Marie (nee Dunigan) Lewis. Dear father of Donald Storie of DeSoto, MO; Robert (Jennifer) Storie of DeSoto, MO; Clovis (Marty) Storie of DeSoto, MO; Michael (Amy) Lewis of House Springs, MO; Melissa (Daron) Hutchison of DeSoto, MO; and Jennifer (Tu) Nguyen of St. Louis, MO. Dear brother of Robert Lewis of Blackwell, MO; Frank (Linda) Lewis of Festus, MO; Tom (Linda) Lewis of Cadet, MO; Helen (Harry) Allen of St. Louis, MO; Darlene (John) Siebel of Potosi, MO; and Vickie (Dale) Jarvis of Mineral Point, MO. He was preceded in death by his brother Leonard "Buddy" Lewis and two sisters Mary Lou Nichols and Nancy Lewis.
Pastor Rudy Theissen will officiate the funeral service.
Ray was a member of DeSoto Elks. He was a laborer with Goodwin Brothers Construction for 36 years.