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Bill Eisenhour Funeral Home

8805 NE 23rd Street, Oklahoma City, OK

OBITUARY

Ray Padron Sr.

February 11, 1934August 15, 2017

Ray Padron, Sr., 83 year-old resident of Jones, Oklahoma, passed away August 15, 2017 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Ray was born February 11, 1934 in Cuba. He moved to the United States when he was young, receiving his citizenship in the 1960’s and became a Jockey riding race horses. Ray or Grandpa, as he was known to family and friends, loved fishing, playing pool, and his dog “Tito”. Ray was preceded in death by his son, Ray Padron, Jr. and granddaughter, Patricia Padron. Survivors include 1 daughter Teresa Reis of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; 1 son, Ryan Padron of Grand Island, Nebraska; 3 granddaughters, Coty Neal; Cassie Reis; and Taylor Gilbert; 1 grandson Timothy Padron; 2 great-grandsons, Colby and Forrest Neal. Memorial services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday, August 21, 2017 at Bill Eisenhour Northeast Chapel, 8805 NE 23 rd St., Oklahoma City, OK 73141.

Services

  • Memorial Service

    Monday, August 21, 2017

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Susan Santage Murphy

November 7, 2019

My Dad was a horse trainer in the Nebraska circuit during the 50's and 60's. Ray rode horses for him many times. I have many win pictures of Ray. I was 9 thru 12 at that time . He was a nice person and according to my Dad a good Jockey. He had a small dog I took care of for him. Wanted to send our sympathy for the loss of your father. The Santage Family

Amber Berry

August 23, 2017

U were a wonderful friend and neighbor. U were family to us and we will always remember u as GRANDPA. WE LOVE U

Carrie Bermudez Crowley

August 21, 2017

R.I.P. Uncle Ray. My sincere condolences to my cousins Terri, Ryan and family. May you find peace knowing your Dad will be reunited with your brother Ray Jr.. I have many fond childhood memories of your family and will cherish them forever. God Bless you all during this difficult time. Love you!

Debbie Ewoldt

August 19, 2017

Prayers for all of you. So many sweet memories of Uncle riding in big races and being leading jockey. He was a great jockey! Rest in Peace Uncle Ray. Love you forever. Have some beers with Kenny! Love you Debbie

Lesa Switzer-Campbell

August 19, 2017

Love you Grandpa..
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Sammi

August 17, 2017

Everyone's grandpa in our little town...Rest in Peace Grandpa you will be missed! Prayers for all that knew and loved him!

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