Ray S. Williams \nAge 61 passed away December 11, 2019 in Elmira. Ray was born in Elmira on May 18, 1958. His father Lee Williams predeceased Ray in 2003. Surviving Ray is his mother Ila Williams; brother Jon (Kelly) Williams; nephew Zachary Williams; nieces Morgan and Rachel Williams and uncles Donald and Edward Boom of Horseheads. Ray graduated from Horseheads High School in 1976. Ray enlisted in the ARMY and spent several years in various specialities including Radio Voice Operator being stationed in Texas, Germany, Hawaii, and Korea. After being honorably discharged from the ARMY Ray was employed by several businesses including 7 Eleven, Big Flats American Legion, Bethany, and several Real Estate companies as a Maintenance Technician. Ray was an avid Ham Radio operator, enjoyed hunting, and his neighbor's pets. A Memorial Service will be held at Sullivanville United Methodist Church, 69 Old Sullivanville Road, Horseheads, NY at 11:00 AM Tuesday December 17, 2019. Following the Service a celebration of Ray's life will be held at the church, all are welcome. Donations in Ray's memory can be made to the American Cancer Society.