He was born in Sullivan County on Oct. 22, 1938, the son of Elza Jennings Alumbaugh and Ella O. Cox Alumbaugh.
Ray retired from the United Parcel Service in 1976, was a member and Elder at the Shelburn First Christian Church, Teamster Local No. 710, Shelburn Ruritan/Community Club, Sullivan Conservation Club, Shelburn Fire Department, Assistant Scout Leader, and Band Booster at North Central High School.
He was preceded in death by his parents, also nine brothers, Merle, Burl, Charles, Leo, Roy, Ted, Jim, George, and John Alumbaugh, and two sisters, Elberta Murphy, and Phyllis Marratta.
Survivors include his wife of 49 years, Joyce Hensley Alumbaugh whom he married Nov. 26, 1960, one son, Larry Ray Alumbaugh of Jasonville, one daughter, Donna Roehm (Dan) of Farmersburg, one grandson, Jacob Ray Roehm, and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. on Thursday June 3, 2010 at Banks and Brust Funeral Home in Sullivan with the Rev. Barney Lafollette officiating.
Interment in the Westlawn Cemetery. Friends may call from 11 a.m. until service time Thursday.
Burial at Westlawn Cemetery in Farmersburg.