CHAMPAIGN – D. Ray Northway, 58, of Champaign passed away at 3:01 p.m. Tuesday (April 9, 2013) at Presence Covenant Medical Center, Urbana.
Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Friday, April 12, at Hilligoss Shrader Funeral Home, 705 S. Main St., Tuscola.
Mr. Northway was born May 3, 1954, in Tuscola, the son of Delbert and Lois Katel Northway. He married Cathy Conner on June 5, 1982, in Tuscola. She survives.
Other survivors include his sons, Thomas R. Northway and wife, Karissa, of Urbana, and Brion E. Northway of Urbana; and a granddaughter, Alexis Northway.
He was preceded in death by his father and sister, Alice Duggins.
Ray retired from the University of Illinois after many years of service. He had served in the Navy.
In lieu of other expressions of sympathy, memorial donations are suggested to the American Diabetes Association, 2580 Federal Drive Suite 403, Decatur, IL 62526 or the American Heart Association, 3816 Paysphere Circle, Chicago, IL 60674.
Online condolences to the family may be sent via: hilligossshraderfh.com.