Ray Martin DeMonia

September 4, 1947September 1, 2021
Obituary of Ray Martin DeMonia
Ray Martin DeMonia b. September 4, 1947 d. September 1, 2021 Ray Martin DeMonia of Cullman, Alabama passed on Wednesday September 1, 2021 at Rush Foundation Hospital in Meridian, Mississippi after suffering a cardiac event. Ray DeMonia was like no other. Ray, a native of Cullman, Alabama was well known for DeMonia’s Antiques and Auctions where he spent 40 years in the antique business and traveled the country gathering antiques and sharing his wealth of knowledge. He served as auctioneer annually for the Cullman Rotary Club fundraiser auction as well as the Annual Draw Down Auction for the Hospice of Cullman County, Inc. for over 20 years. Ray was preceded in death by his parents, LaBelle and Clifford DeMonia; brothers-in-law Roger Meyers, Jim Young, and Jim Osborne. He is survived by his wife Patricia O. DeMonia; daughter, Raven Marie DeMonia;grandson Liam; brother David DeMonia; and sister Denise DeMonia; brothers-in-law Jack (Carolyn) Osborne, Freddy (Dolores) Osborne, Charles (Janice) Osborne; sisters-in-law Jane Young, Marie (Jim) Martin, Helen Meyers, Jan Osborne; and a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins. A celebration of life for Ray will be announced at a later date. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to Cullman Rotary Club or Hospice of Cullman County. In honor of Ray, please get vaccinated if you have not, in an effort to free up resources for non COVID related emergencies. Due to COVID 19, CRMC emergency staff contacted 43 hospitals in 3 states in search of a Cardiac ICU bed and finally located one in Meridian, MS. He would not want any other family to go through what his did.

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  • Patricia O. DeMonia Wife
  • Raven Marie DeMonia Daughter
  • Liam Grandson
  • David DeMonia Brother
  • Denise DeMonia Sister
  • Jack (Carolyn) Osborne Brother-in-law
  • Freddy (Delores) Osborne Brother-in-law
  • Charles (Janice) Osborne Brother-in-law
  • Jane Young Sister-in-law
  • Marie (Jim) Martin Sister-in-law
  • Helen Meyers Sister-in-law
  • Jan Osborne Sister-in-law
  • A host of Nieces and nephews and cousins
  • LaBelle and Clifford DeMonia Parents (deceased)
  • Roger Meyers Brother-in-law (deceased)
  • Jim Young Brother-in-law (deceased)
  • Jim Osborne Brother-in-law (deceased)


A Celebration of Life Service Memorial will be announced at a later date.