Past Master True Blue Lodge No. 98 A.F. & A.M.
Past President of Bolton Volunteer Ambulance Service
Peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, at his home, on Sunday, January 3, 2021, Ray Bottoms, at the age of 84 years. A husband, a father, a dedicated man to his community and church. Ray was a Past President of Albion Bolton Historical Society, a retired Elder of Caven Presbyterian Church, associate director of Albion Bolton Agricultural Society, and a volunteer board member of Laurel Hill Cemetery. He wore many hats in his life and had many circles of friends. He was also an avid Carnival/Circus Model Builder.
Ray is the beloved husband for 56 years of Isabelle. Proud Dad of Fiona and her husband John Barrie, George Bottoms and his wife Tammy Edgerton. Dear brother of Dorothy Prior and the late Bettie Onuluk. Relative of the late Charles and Audrey Strong. Fondly remembered by Ray Strong, Cheryl Kennedy, and Glen Prior. He will be deeply missed.
He caught the last train out of the station but his travels will take him to a better place and free him from the pain of his short illness over the past few months.
A private family funeral service will be held at the Egan Funeral Home, 203 Queen Street S. (Hwy. 50), Bolton (905-857-2213) on Thursday, January 7 at 2 o’clock.
The family invites those who wish to view the service to do so through live streaming,
Interment in the family plot in Laurel Hill Cemetery, Bolton.
If desired, memorial donations may be made to Caven Presbyterian Church, 110 King Street West, Bolton L7E 1A2 or True Blue Lodge c/o Nicholas Brooksbank, 15505 Centreville Creek Road, Caledon L7C 3C3 or charity of your choice.
Condolences for the family may be offered at www.EganFuneralHome.com