Ray Henne

Oct. 26, 1931-Jan. 31, 2018

Ray Henne, 86, Harvey,

ND died Wednesday,

January 31, 2018 at the

Trinity Hospital in Minot,

ND. Services will be held

at: 2 p.m. Monday, Febru-

ary 5 at St. Cecilia Cathol-

ic Church, Harvey, ND.

Visitation: will be at the

church one hour prior to

the service. Burial: will

be in the spring in Sunny-

side Cemetery, Harvey,


Ray was born on Oc-

tober 26, 1931 on a farm

five miles south of Martin

to Adolph and Emma

(Schlag) Henne. He re-

ceived his elementary

education in the Martin

Public School system. He

graduated from Harvey

High School in 1949. Ray

married Isabelle Holzer on

December 22, 1956. They

made their home in Har-

vey and raised their three

daughters in the same

home they started their

married life and lived in

for the past 61 years.

Ray once worked for

the S&L store, the Gam-

bles Store for 15 years and

in 1972 he started work-

ing for the Behm’s cor-

poration, Vison Energy

and Ferrell Gas and

worked there 25 years un-

til his retirement in 1996.

Ray served in the US

Army for 24 months on

active duty from

1954-1956. While in the

military he was selected

by his supervisors to at-

tend the 2nd infantry

divisions leadership

school upon finishing the

course he returned to the

headquarters company

and remained there as a

permanent party.

Ray was a member of

the First Congregational

Church all his life until its

closing. He was a

member of the American

Legion and served on the

Harvey Color Guard for 61

years. Ray enjoyed yard-

work, woodworking, gar-

dening and loved his


Ray is survived by: his

wife, Isabelle; daughters,

Sheryl (Don) Filler of Har-

vey, Carol Henne of

Jamestown, Karen (Steve)

Mayer of Horace, ND; 8

grandchildren, 7

great-grandchildren, 6

great step-grandchildren.

Ray was preceded in

death by: his parents and

a sister, Verna (Mrs.

Alfred) Weisser.

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