Bernardine Ray, died October 13, 2016 at a hospital in San Francisco, CA after a long illness and years of medical complications. Born October 26, 1943 in Santa Rosa, CA, raised in Sebastopol, CA, she is the daughter of Cora and Bernard Hognestad. She worked as a manicurist in Sebastopol for many years and developed many long lasting friendships and wonderful memories. She is survived by her loving husband William (Bill) Ray of 53 years; her brother Ron Hognestad (Sandra) as well as many Ray family members in Wisconsin and Iowa. She will also be missed by her much loved puppies Maggie and Missie.
The family asks in lieu of flowers, please make donations to your favorite charity.
Private Celebration of Life will be announced at a later date.