Raymond passed away May 13, 2020. He was born December 28, 1930 in Detroit, MI the son of Raymond and Ruby (Hill) Mitscher. He was a veteran and served in the U.S Air Force during the Korean War. Ray earned an Associate's Degree from Western Michigan University and was employed for 47 years with James River until his retirement from there in the late 1990's. He enjoyed building dune buggies, fishing trips to Canada, and traveling across the country with his family. In 1952, Ray was united in marriage to his loving wife of nearly 68 years, Betty (Walling), who survives, also surviving are his children, Davina (Mark) Sheilds, David Mitscher; 4 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Ray was preceded in death by a daughter, Wendy Eldridge; and his sister, Ann DePew. A private graveside service will be held at a later date at Ft. Custer National Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to a charity of your choice.