|Birth: ||Dec. 24, 1931|
|Death: ||Apr. 19, 2002|
McALLISE, Raymond J. ``Ray''
Raymond J. ``Ray'' McAllise, 70, of Canal Fulton, OH, died Friday, (April 19, 2002) at Canton Aultman Hospital.
He was born in Farrell, PA and had been a resident of Canal Fulton over 30 years.
Ray retired from Babcock & Wilcox after ten years service. Previously, he had been employed by United Technologies and Kaman Aircraft in Connecticut. He was a project engineer with the Apollo Space Program, and worked on the backup guidance system which got Apollo 13 home. A graduate of Youngstown State with an Electrical Engineering Degree, he was a U.S. Air Force veteran, active with Boy Scouts and a member of Ss Philip & James Catholic Church, Canal Fulton, OH.
Ray ``believed in living life one day at a time,'' was loved and will be missed by many.
He was preceded in death by parents, Joseph and Anna; and infant son, Mark.
He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Dorothy; son, Gregg (Ann), Canton, OH; daughter, Patricia ``Tish'' McAllise Sjoberg, San Diego, CA; grandchildren, Mark and Scott McAllise, Shea Sjoberg; brothers, Joseph (Judy), California, and Richard (Cheryl), Warren, OH; sisters, Marlene (Gerald) Thomas, Girard, OH and Helen McAllise, California; stepsister, Joyce (Warren) Vens, Warren, OH.
A Memorial Service will be held Wednesday, April 24, at 11 a.m. at the Swigart-Easterling Funeral Home, Rt. 93, Canal Fulton, OH, with Fr. Robert Hannon officiating. Visitation from 10 a.m. until time of service.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Engineering Technology Memorial Scholarship Fund, Stark State College Foundation, 6200 Frank Ave., NW, North Canton, OH 44720.
Joseph J. McAllise (1901 - 1982)
Anna Papay Miklasovich (1905 - 1937)
Created by: Andrea Grega
Record added: Mar 30, 2011
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