Carol Lynn “Mom” Raya
July 7, 1960 to May 10. 2019
Carol was born in Tacoma, Washington to Wayne and Delores McFetridge and became a resident of Tracy in 1986. Carol was a long time employee of H. J. Hienz and a loved member of the Raya Family.
Carol is preceded in death by her daughter Cora Michele, her granddaughter Pheobe Nevaeh & her brother Victor Mcfetridge.
Carol is survived by her husband James Raya, her sons Jonathon Lance, Jimmy Raya Jr, Sacramento Raya, Her daughters Elizabeth Zapien, Valerie Chavez, Esther Salazar, Andrea Ou & their spouses. Carol enjoyed her 22 grandchildren and her 7 great-grandchildren immensely. Carol is also survived by her sisters: Arlene Gustafson, Wendy Booth, & Laurie Painter.
Carol will be missed by her family but remembered for so many great memories and family dinners! She made the best blueberry torts & her grandmother’s recipes. She made delicious posole & ham. There were so many good things she did, we couldn’t list them all. She was full of smiles and & loved her family. She loved to made up beautiful and to wear her perfume. She was someone who always stood out.
She was my wife. She was my love. She was my life. She will always be my life and she will always be my love. I was lucky to love her so many years and enjoy her beauty and smiles.
Thursday, May 23rd 2019
Fry Memorial Chapel
550 South Central Avenue
3:00 PM to 9:00 PM open to friends & Family
Mass and Services:
Friday May 24th, 2019
St. Bernard’s Catholic Church
163 West Eaton Avenue
Tracy, CA 95376
Mass begins at: 10:30AM
Burial to follow at Tracy Public Cemetery
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