Ray Furbee

Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Raymond “Ray” D. Furbee

July 7, 1956 - June 30, 2019

McCOOK, Neb. — Raymond “Ray” D. Furbee, age 62, passed away Sunday, June 30, 2019, at his home in McCook.

Ray was born July 7, 1956, in Honolulu, Hawaii, to parents, Raymond Herman and Frances Marie (Dinicola) Furbee.

Ray married Antoinette L. (Shaffer) Furbee on April 8, 1995, in Lancaster, Calif. The couple moved to McCook in 2001 from Arizona.

Ray proudly served his country in the United States Army, and was honorably discharged in 1974.

Ray was a member of the Catholic faith. He enjoyed fishing, cooking, and watching western movies. He was a welder by trade and worked on several movies sets at Universal Studios while living in California.

Ray was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Toni, in 2018; and one sister, Joyce.

Ray is survived by his daughter, Sabrina (Christopher) Reedy; step-daughter, Amanda (Joseph) Branco; four grandchildren, Jordan Reedy, Angelina Schaffer-Johnson, Jasmine Williams and Noah Williams; and close friend, JD Bradley.

Burial with Military Honors will be at Fort McPherson National Cemetery at Maxwell, Neb., on Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at 1 p.m.

Memorials are suggested to the donor’s choice, c/o Carpenter Breland Funeral Home, POB 476, McCook, NE 69001.

Carpenter Breland Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements. Please visit our website at www.carpenterbreland.com to leave your condolences for Ray’s family.