Ray Shramek (“Sandy Beach Hoot Owl” / “Peezo”), 76, of Solon, died Thursday, Oct 16, 2014. Celebration of life services were on Tuesday, Oct. 21, at Brosh Chapel in Cedar Rapids, with Deacon Phillip Saunders presiding. Burial followed at Anderson Cemetery, Swisher.
Ray was born May 7, 1938, at his home in Swisher. He married Leona Kadera on April 19, 1960, at the First Presbyterian Church near Ely. Ray was employed by F.J. Krob Co. in the Solon and Ely areas for 44 years, from August 1956 until his retirement in August 2000.