Michael John Ray died Feb. 5. He was 61.

Mr. Ray was born May 10, 1951, in Portland. He attended St. Clare Parish and Our Lady of the Lake Parish. He graduated from Central Catholic High School in 1969. He graduated from Wesleyan University with a bachelor’s degree in social studies. He married Margaret Young in 1973. He worked as landscaper and English teacher, and also worked at The Oregon Habilitation center for the mentally disabled and at the Oregon Commission for the Blind.

A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 9 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 16, at Resurrection Church in Tualatin. Memorial donations can be made to the Lions Foundation of West Linn.