Raymond L. Lyss, 83, of Hudson died Monday, March 3, at the Minnesota Veterans Home in Minneapolis.
Ray was born the son of John and Helen (Figlewski) Lyss in Milwaukee on Jan. 15, 1925. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II.
On May 18, 1946, he married Mary L. Ensminger in Milwaukee.
Ray loved his children and grandchildren and was a faithful follower of Jesus Christ.
Thank you to the staff at the Minnesota Veterans Home for the wonderful care given to Raymond and Mary.
Raymond was preceded in death by his parents, John and Helen Lyss; wife, Mary L. Lyss; daughter, Diana Lyss; and brothers and sisters.
He is survived by his children, Michael (Kenlyn) Lyss of Greer, S.C., and Gail Richie of St. Paul; grandchildren, Joe Richie, Mike (Erin) Richie and Amanda Richie; and sister, Sylvia (Elmer) Janka of Wautoma.
A private graveside service was held at Union Cemetery in St. Paul. Memorials may be directed to Hospice of the Twin Cities, 10405 Sixth Ave. N., Suite 250, Plymouth MN 55441.
Arrangements are with Bakken-Young Funeral & Cremation Services of Hudson.