Delbert Ramey died Jan. 3. He was 80.

Mr. Ramey was born June 22, 1932. He served during the Korean War, and came home to earn a degree in industrial design from the University of Washington.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Alsie (Lamberson) Ramey; wives, Loretta Roberts Ramey and Jill Kremen; sister, Maxine Ramey Lynch; and stepdaughter, Allison Ferris. He is survived by his wife, Patricia Cochran; children, David, Lisa, Kristin, Nicolas, Colette, Kathryn and their spouses and partners; stepchildren, Sarah Kremen-Hicks, Tyson Ferris and Emily Ferris; and six grand-children.

A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 2:30 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 12, at St. Edward Church in North Plains. A reception will follow in the parish hall. Memorial donations can be made to The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research (, Christian Foundation for Children and Aging (, or the University of Washington School of Art (