Raymond J. VanGee

March 31, 1937 - November 24, 2019

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Wednesday, November 27, 2019 6:00 PM Vernon Funeral Home


Visitation Wednesday, November 27, 2019 from 5:00 PM-6:00 PM at Vernon Funeral Home

Raymond "Ray" J. VanGee, 82 of Urbana, passed away, Sunday, November 24, 2019 in his home surrounded by his family.

He was born March 31, 1937 in Palmyra, New York the son of the late Isaac and Louise (Kent) VanGee.

Raymond enjoyed working in his TNT Hot Dog concession trailers; where he was known as the "Hot Dog Man". He provided his Hot Dog trailer to Johnson Welding, flea markets and fairs across Ohio.

He is survived by his daughters, Elizabeth Anne Hutt and Mary Ann Graham; and his grandchildren, Kelly Rea McGillivray and Chris Dean McGillivray; and great grandson, Grayson McGillivray.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Joan H. (Taylor) VanGee

A celebration of life will be held at 6:00 PM on Wednesday, November 27, 2019 in the Vernon Funeral Home, Urbana with Pastor Mimi Ault officiating; where friends may call from 5-6 PM prior to the service.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.


Dee - Nov 27, 2019
I'm so sorry for your loss. I always thought of your dad as a 2nd dad when we became friends mary. U r in my thoughts and prayers love ya my sister friend.
Michael McGillivray - Nov 26, 2019
Im so sorry to hear this. He was always good for a smile or a laugh. He also helped me when i was in a tough spot ill forever be gratful for his Hospitality. Im sorry for your loss my deepest condolences.
Linda & Dean McGillivray - Nov 26, 2019
We are so sorry to hear that Ray has passed. Our deepest sympathy to the family...
Bill Webb - Nov 25, 2019
Sorry to hear this Mary, loved the Hot Dogs. Thought the world of him and you mom. Love ya and praying for you all.
Julie - Nov 25, 2019
I'm so sorry love and prayers to the family
Laurie Warney - Nov 25, 2019
I am so sorry to hear about your dad, I have a lot of great memories of him and your mom. I will always remember his smile. Take care.

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