• Family lunch

    Feb 29, 2020, 1:00 PM US/Eastern

  • Memorial service

    Feb 29, 2020, 10:00 AM US/Eastern


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Memorial Created By
Dee Brown

Ray Brown

March 24, 1943 - January 23, 2020

Please join us in celebrating Ray's life on Saturday, February 29th at 10:00am Westgate Church 1735 Saratoga Ave, San Jose, CA Reception following the service, with private lunch for family following reception. We created a GatheringUs memorial to celebrate the life of Ray Brown. Collecting your...  see more

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  • Julie Reynolds-Grabbe
    I just heard about dear Ray. What an amazing soul he was! About 8 years ago Dee and Ray hosted a Friday happy hour for our neighborhood and Ray got his vintage Jeep out abs took everyone on rides. The kids (big and little) loved it. As did I! I will...  more
  • Roy Wullich
    So sorry to hear of Ray's passing. I have many fond memories of working with him on the Board at the Golden Gate Railroad Museum on various projects and later when DRB did all of my marketing materials and collateral for Rail Journeys West and our...  more
  • Colleen Lawrence
    Ray has been a friend to me from the first time I met both of you. February, 1974. My favorite memories are the dinners where we celebrated everything from yearly birthdays starting in my twenties, to moving away in 2012 when we retired. the LIFE...  more
  • kim peterson
    I had known Ray for just 18 months but in this short time he became instrumental in my life. Ray became a friend, a mentor and one of my go to men for GODLY counsel. He was always available, caring, kind and gentle for which I am very grateful.
    What I...  more
  • Tom Recine
    Ray and I traveled and visited BSF classes for over 10 years. We had an amazing time of fellowship together. I will never forget his warm smile and his dedication to the Lord Jesus and as well as our close friendship. Tom Recine
  • Rebecca Schoenenberger
    Hi Dee, I'm very sorry to hear about your loss! I am very grateful for the help & business advice you & Ray gave me, and connecting me with Deb. I will be forever grateful to you both!
  • Louise Christy
    I'm so sorry for your loss Dee. I wish you many lovely memories of your life with Ray to help you through such a difficult time. Louise Christy
  • Murry Shohat
    Into my life in the 1990's came a serious business person named Ray Brown. For half a dozen years I enjoyed his leadership and friendship in equal doses. We formed a bond, Ray and I, and Dee, too, as graciousness personified. Dignity, integrity and...  more
  • Griff Lindell
    What a privilege it was to know and work with Ray.

    I became Ray's partner in the 1990s because of a mutual friend who knew Ray from Bible Study Fellowship. This friend thought that Ray and I should be business partners and he told us at a lunch meeting...  more
  • Carlos Hernandez
    In my life time I haven't meet many individuals who have manifested Greatness,Ray did.His gentle spirit ,his kindness ,his goodness and his devotion to his Lord and King,Jesus Christ. Thank you Ray for everything,you will be missed Big Time.
  • Wise Warren
    God has called one of His faithful servants home to be with Him for eternity. Ray and I worked together in the Bible Study Fellowship ministry for several years. I thank God for the special friendship He gave us. Since the first day I met Ray, he took...  more