Raymond Engel

Obituary of Raymond F. Engel

Retired Fire Chief, Raymond "Ray" Engel passed on April 19, 2021 in Clements, CA at 81 years of age. Ray passed at his home in Clements with wife of 58 years, Frankie, at his side. Born in Lodi, CA on June 14, 1939 to Fredrick Alvin Engel and Marie Elisabeth Geringer. Married to Frances "Frankie" Granlees on February 3, 1963. Proud father to Robert David Engel and Rayanne Marie Engel-Currin and "Papa" to his grandchildren twins Riley and Rayna Currin. He was a lifelong farmer/rancher and Chief of Clements Fire Protection District for 27 years. He was very active in his community including involvement in the Clements Buckaroos, Chairman of the Clements Stampede for many years. Other involvements included the Chamber of Commerce, and the Mokelumne Mounties Drill Team. Viewing will be held Wednesday, April 28, 2021 and Thursday April 29, 2021 from 3:00PM - 5:00PM at Lodi Funeral Home, 725 S Fairmont Ave, Lodi, CA 95240. A service will be held at the fire station in Clements he loved so much and worked to build up on Friday April 30, 2021 at 10:00AM, 18901 CA-88, Clements, CA 95227.
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3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Wednesday, April 28, 2021
Lodi Funeral Home
725 S Fairmont Ave
Lodi, California, United States

Funeral Service

10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Friday, April 30, 2021
Clements Fire Detp
Mackville Rd
Clements, California, United States
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