Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

January 16, 2013

Ray E. Ott


Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BLUEFIELD — Ray E. Ott, age 92, of Bluefield, West Virginia died on January 14, 2013 at Bluefield Regional Hospital. He was born on April 26, 1920 in Stoystown, Pennsylvania to the late Clarence Ott and Estella (Buchanan) Ott.  

Ray was an auto worker for Ford Motor Company. He faithfully served in the U.S. Army in World War II. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Bluewell, West Virginia.

Ray was preceded in death by his wife, Vivian (Johnson) Ott, one brother, Dean Ott  and one sister, Louise Ott.

Left to cherish his memory is stepson, Richard Belcher of Cleveland, Ohio; one brother, Paul Ott of Stoystown, Pennsylvania; son-in-law, James Hamm of Bluefield, West Virginia; two grandsons: Steve and Justin Hamm of Bluefield, West Virginia; and two granddaughters: Debra Boyles of Bluefield, West Virginia and Connie Richmond of Bluefield, Virginia.

Funeral Services for Ray will be held Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. at Roselawn Funeral Home Chapel, 450 Courthouse Road, Princeton, W.Va. Visitation will be from 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m.

Entombment will follow at the Roselawn Cemetery, Princeton.

Those wishing to share online condolences may do so via www.roselawnfuneral.com.  

Services entrusted to Roselawn Funeral Home and Cemetery, Princeton, West Virginia.