Raymond O. Evangelista
Ray Evangelista, age 62, loving husband, father and brother, passed away on November 27, 2015 at Stony Brook University Hospital.
Ray and his family resided in Hay Beach.
Ray first came to Shelter Island as a summer resident at the age of 9 years old and then lived here as a permanent resident for more than 20 years. He was born in Queens, New York and attended Brooklyn Polytechnic High School. He earned his bachelor of science in civil engineering from Carnegie Mellon University in 1975. A certified professional engineer for many years, Ray was president of Prude Construction Corporation for several decades, a business that had been in existence for three generations. (more…)