Harva J. Ray, 78 of DeMotte, passed away Tuesday, January 11, 2022. She was born June 23, 1943 in Moberly, Missouri and attended Moberly High School. After high school, Harva met her husband and moved to Casper, Wyoming for 10 years, before moving to DeMotte, Indiana. She enjoyed visiting Missouri and going to the Lake with her husband where they would go camping and boating. Harva was a loving and devoted wife and mother, who will be dearly missed.
On January 1, 1963 in Missouri, Harva married Tandy Wayne Ray, Sr., who survives, along with her son, Lawrence Kelly Porter; sister, Kitty Sue (Omar) Ball; and many grandchildren and great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her mother, Darlene Vanderpool; and son, Tandy Wayne Ray, Jr.
A visitation will be held on Monday, January 17, 2022 from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm at Moeller Funeral Home, 104 Roosevelt Rd., Valparaiso, with a funeral service beginning at 12:00 pm. Burial will follow at Angelcrest Cemetery.