Raymond George Spahn, a resident of Mount Shasta, California passed away on July 10, 2011 at Mercy Medical Center in Mount Shasta. He was 86 years old.

Ray was born in San Francisco, California on March 27, 1938. He moved to Siskiyou County 15 years ago.

Ray was a retired Operations Manager and a Merchant Seaman. He was a fan of the San Francisco 49ers and San Francisco Giants.

Ray was especially proud of his great-grandchildren, Osten, Trinity and Shasta; and granddaughter Shanti and her husband Jim Cummins of Weed.

Survivors include his sons, Raymond Spahn of Eugene, Oregon and Marty Spahn of Concord, California; daughters, Renee Spahn of Medford, Oregon, Elisa Spahn of Ashland,?Oregon, Laura Spahn of Mount Shasta, California, and Darlene Stone of Concord, California; brothers, Peter Spahn and Leroy Spahn; six grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Lucy Spahn; and sons, Michael Spahn and Ralph Spahn.

Arrangements were made by Mt. Shasta Memorial Chapel. Condolences may be made online at www.mtshastachapel.com