Raymond A. ‘Ray’ Dahms


Feb. 24, 1939 - September  29, 2012



Raymond A. “Ray” Dahms passed away Saturday, Sept. 29, at Seasons Hospice in Waukesha at the age of 73. Ray was born Feb. 24, 1939, in Waukesha, the son of the late George Sr. and Edna Dahms. He was a U.S. Army veteran and was a retiree from Waukesha Engine.  


Ray is lovingly survived by his wife of nearly 52 years, Margaret (nee Koch), and his children, Bonnie (Fred) Rosado, JoAnne (Steve) Fisher, Kevin (Tabitha) Dahms and Becky Dahms. Ray is also survived by his grandchildren, Alex Rosado, Nic Rosado, Wendy Rosado, Shane Fisher (U.S. Navy) and Colin Fisher; his sister, Lois Edwards of Waukesha; and by other relatives and friends.


Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 3, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 Bluemound Road (at highways J and JJ, four blocks south of Interstate 94), Waukesha, with a funeral service at 7 p.m. Burial with military honors will take place at 10 a.m. Thursday at Prairie Home Cemetery in Waukesha.


Church and Chapel Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 827-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.