Raymond George "Ray" Blaise, 81, formerly of Scott Lane, Keeseville, passed away Tuesday, April 13, 2021, at Meadowbrook Healthcare in Plattsburgh. He was born in Keeseville, December 27, 1939 the son of Francis W. and Maryellen (Bezio) Blaise. He grew up in Keeseville. He was employed at Plattsburgh State University for many years, prior to retiring. Ray loved to play guitar and sing for family and friends. Survivors include his three sons; Barry Blaise and wife Deborah of Keeseville, Raymond F. Blaise, Jr. of Keeseville, and Jody Blaise of Keeseville; 6 grandchildren; 3 brothers-in-law; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his wife of 55 years Beverly (Way) Blaise; son, Kevin Blaise; sister, Sue Warriner; and daughters-in-law, Patricia Blaise (Raymond 's wife) and Lynne Boisseau (Jody's wife). At Raymond's request there will be no public calling hours or services. He will be laid to rest next to his wife in the Town of Plattsburgh Community Mausoleum. Donations in his memory may be made to the charity of one's choice. Arrangements are in the care of the Hamilton Funeral Home, 124 Clinton Street, Keeseville, 834-7667.