Raymond "Ray" L. VanSchaick

December 3, 1940 ~ April 3, 2020 (age 79)


Raymond Lewis Van Schaick, age 79, of Spring Valley passed away 4/3/2020 at Mayo Clinic Hospital-St Marys Campus in Rochester.


Raymond was born 12/3/1940 in Rochester to George and Dorothy VanSchaick.

In 1965 he was married to Ada Batt, they were later divorced.  

On Jan 5, 1980 he married Marilyn (Rudlong) Richards.

  Ray drove truck all of his working years mainly for road construction companies out of Rochester, MN, the highlights of his driving career were the last two when he drove for Van Schaick Trucking which is owned by Raymond Jr, one of his sons.  Ray enjoyed spending time outdoors, fishing, riding 4-wheeler's, etc..., but he loved spending time with family and friends especially by holding social gatherings in 'his' garage.

Raymond is survived by his wife, Marilyn,one sister Susie (Neal) Richards, two step-sons, Kevin (Melanie), Kenny, three sons, George, Raymond Jr, (Tina), Adam and one daughter, Renae Hisey, 14  grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren.

Raymond was preceded in death by his  father George Van Schaick,mother Dorothy Van Schaick, 2 brothers Fabian and Francis and 2 grandchildren. Daniel and Abigail

Due to the Public Health Concerns a family graveside service will take place at Our Saviors Lutheran Cemetary in Spring Valley, MN on Tuesday, April 7th.

A celebration of life will be held at a later date.

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