It's hard for anyone to share their life's stories without writing a book. I didn't want to do that but I did want to do something with the photo albums, audio tapes and movies left by my parents and grandparents.
1943 Ray 4 years Old
Our move from Santa Rosa Beach, Florida to Sandy, Utah in 2013 with boxes stacked on boxes of not only my family memories but also my wife's was the breaking point that I had to do something very soon ...MemKpr was created to solve the problem and make sharing with other family members and friends around the world as easy as sending emails.
Don't wait any longer, With your own MemKpr account you are ready to save and protect your precious memory collection. Protect it now from fire, floods and natural disasters. Just remember how many sad stories you have recently heard on the news of families loosing everything in a few moments.
If I have stirred you up and got you thinking about your collection of memories let me take you on a little journey by telling you a little more of my story. Ok?
I was born June 25th,
1939 at 11AM at the
The slide show at the top left will give you a 7 picture snap shot of my life, but these pictures are only a quick flash from my past.
Using MemKpr to tell my story has given me access to every current story telling technology available today. No longer tied to the limits of publishing a printed book, I can use all media for my tools. On this page alone you have access to my written words, my pictures, a slide show, old movies from my growing up years, and the ability to click on Hyperlinks to whisk you away on my magic carpet to visit the house I grew up in and visit all the chapters of my life.
The best part of MemKpr is I can add more stories and details any time I think of something new. You can't do that with a printed book. Now on with my story.
starting chapter I would like to go back and see just how much I can remember
from my early, early memories. Let me take you back to the first house I
remember living in. At 1242 Pinchot Place in
Click VISIT to see my old house and neighborhood that I remember growing up in. When the Google map opens, click on the house in the upper left corner of the page, to open it full page. You can use the controls to zoom in, spin the picture around or travel in any direction you desire.
Google Maps provide a perfect way for each of us to travel back in time to visit the towns, cities and neighborhoods we still remember. Most likely you will even find your old house, just where you left it.
Each of the pictures you see below will open the memories I had during that time in my life. Click on the links below the pictures and they will lead you to more of my story. Please understand that this page will always be growing and will never be finished as long as I'm living and making memories each and every day.
1951 - 1953 Junior High School year
1954 -1957 High School Memories
1958 -1961 After High School & before college
1961-1964 Army Years
1967-1972 Married to Patricia Swanson
1973 -1976 Exhibit Trade Show Director
1977-1982 Mt. Lemmon,
1985 Ray's Invention hits
the Tucson News Paper
Nov 1995 Retired from Rayzist
He who finds a wife finds a good thing and receives favor from the Lord. Prov 18:22
Met Kassie McCormick after she visited the first website I built in retirement; http://computersaints.org
1999 Married Kassie Wells McCormick in
We purchased a 5th wheel RV and traveled the entire year, coast
to coast before ending up selecting Santa Rosa Beach, Florida to setup our
home. Our churches over 14 years, were Christian International and,
I set up the video department for Christian International
and worked seven years
as video director for their weekly services and special conferences and events.
In 2004 we established http://coasttocoastvideo.com
Our work with Coast to Coast Video allowed us to shoot over 235 wedding celebrations along the beautiful white sand beaches on the Emerald Coast of Florida.
We added http://NeighborVision.com in
2011 with Live Internet Broadcasts from
In 2014 we
gave up our beautiful beach community and moved to
In 2017 we moved from our apartment in
MemKpr.com is now completed and you are invited to open your own account and start saving your life stories.
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