Burgess: Ray passed away peacefully Saturday, February 24, 2018 at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, Sydenham Campus at the age of 51.

Born in Wallaceburg, son of Rose and the late Tom Burgess. Loving husband of Maryanne Burgess. Proud father of Ciara & Dave Carroll, Daniel Burges, J.C. Isaac, Holly Isaac, Marshall Hereygers and Anthony Isaac. Dear brother of the late Dan Burgess (Connie), Guy Burgess, Rod Burgess (Jackie), Randy Burgess, Jim Burgess (Cheryl), Tom Burgess (Ruth), Deb Parkinson (Colin) and Chris Burgess (Janelle). Sadly missed by several nieces and nephews.

The Burgess family will receive family and friends at the Badder Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 679 North St., Dresden on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 from 11 a.m. until the time of the service at 1 p.m. Cremation to follow with interment at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the St. Elizabeth Catholic School, Wallaceburg would be appreciated by the family.