Raymond (Ray) A. Provo, age 60 of Montrose and formerly of Minneapolis, passed away suddenly from a stoke on May 7th 2019.
Ray was born to Lavonne Bruneau and Philip Provo on December 18, 1958 in Minneapolis, MN. Phillip was remarried to Lois who raised him.
Ray worked for 30 plus years at Metal Matic in Minneapolis. When Ray wasn’t fishing or at the casino, he enjoyed spending time with his grandkids at the park or watching “Their shows” together. He graduated from Edison high school in 1977. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
Ray is survived by his daughter Ashley Provo (fiance Nathan Hott) Of Montrose; the light of his life, his grandchildren Damien Wingard (8) & Jackquelyn Britton (5); his brothers Anthony Provo of Sauk Rapids & Paul Provo of Minneapolis; his sister Susan Hembree & step-mom Lois Card both of Washington state; also many nieces, nephews, cousins, and all who called him DAD and many friends.
Preceded in death by his parents; sister Shelia Benson, cousin Dale Provo & 2nd cousin Daniel Provo.
Visitation for Ray will be held Thursday, May 16 from 4-7 p.m. with a time of sharing at 7:00 p.m. all at the Peterson Funeral Chapel of Buffalo.
Private family interment in Elmwood Cemetery of Rockford to be held at a later date.