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Raymond Clay, age 90, of Cleveland, died peacefully Monday February 19, 2018 at The Slovene Home, Cleveland. He was born February 24, 1927 in Cleveland.

Mr. Clay was a proud Tuscarora/Seneca Native American and a direct descendant of the Seneca Chief Cornplanter. He was also a talented and gifted musician and artist. He was also a US Army veteran serving during WWII.

Survivors include his children: Christine B. Clay, Lisa A. (Erik) Hennie, Raymond M. (Susan) Clay, 3 grandchildren: Hannah, Anthony & Brandon, and sister: Emily LaBoy. Preceding Raymond in death was the love of his life his wife: Irene H. Clay and his parents: Solonus and Edith Clay.

A celebration of Raymond's life will be 2 - 5 pm Sunday, March 4, 2018 at VFW Post #1500, 38295 Pelton Rd, Willoughby, OH 44094.

A private family inurnment at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery, Rittman, Ohio will be at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be sent in care of the family.

Arrangements are entrusted to Brunner Sanden Deitrick Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 8466 Mentor Ave. Mentor, OH. 44060. Offer condolences at