Raymond C. Vagedes, 88 of Erlanger, KY passed away June 3, 2020 at St. Elizabeth Edgewood. Ray is survived by his loving wife of 65 years Betty Vagedes, dear children Michael (Gina) Vagedes, Douglas (Judy Howard) Vagedes, Theresa (Rob) Rodgers and Kathy (Bob) Graue, 7 grandchildren Heather, Candice, Zach, Nic, Joe, Liz (Joey) and Maggie, 6 great-grandchildren Holly, Savannah, Sierra, Josh, Carly and Leilani, brother Fred Vagedes and many nieces, nephews and cousins. He is preceded in death by his parents Carl and Bertha Vagedes and brothers Joe and Bob. Ray and his brother Fred owned and operated Antique Auto Shop in Elsmere, KY where they restored antique cars. He proudly served our country in the Navy, loved golf and playing cards and was a loving and devoted husband, father and friend. In lieu of flowers donations are requested to Mary Queen of Heaven Church or to St. Jude’s Children Hospital. of Mass of Christian burial will be held Monday, June 8, 2020 at 11am at Mary Queen of Heaven Church. Burial will be at Veterans Cemetery North, Williamstown, KY. Fares J. Radel Funeral Home handling arrangements.