Raymond “Ray” Shea SR, 72, died unexpectedly at his home in Staples, MN on July 23, 2019. Services will be held at Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery in Little Falls, MN.
Raymond was born on December 10, 1946 in Fitchburg, MA to Paul and Gladys (Chartrand) Shea. He married Letta Burns in 1973 in Ripley NY, before moving to the Staples area together in 2000. Raymond drove truck with Letta; the couple did everything together. He spent much of his time volunteering and working with his friend Henry detailing cars. Ray loved his cars, cats, and watching TV.
Raymond is survived by Letta, his loving wife of 46 years; children Raymond JR, Lori Burns; three grandchildren; and many friends. He is preceded in death by his parents.