Miss Raynie Shay Martin

05/10/2000 - 05/22/2023


Miss Raynie Shay Martin, age 23 of La Crosse ,died, Monday, May 22, 2023.

She is survived by her son Ares Nickolas Beale of La Crosse, parents, Charles A. Wray and Danielle A. Broga both of La Crosse, two sisters; Jordan E. Prezio of Ashburn, Va. and Miranda N. Wray of Midlothian, VA. a brother Dakota J.M. Martin of Ebony, the father of Ares Nickolas Beale, Tristan Heath Beale of La Crosse, Maternal Grandparents Angeline M. and Keith E. Broga of Bracey and Paternal Grandparents Donna M. Conner of Chesterfield and Jerry W. Wray of La Crosse, several aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

A Celebration of Life service will be conducted at a later time but will be announced on this website. Memorial contributions may be made to Life Net Health Foundation, in memory of Raynie Shay Martin, 1864 Concert Drive, Virginia Beach, Va. 23453.

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  1. Family Friends

    Our condolences to Raynie’s Family and Friends. What a shame that this beautiful bright light was distinguished much too soon, her love will continue on through her son Ares.

  2. Praying for family.

    We are so very saddened for this entire family and friends. So very difficult to lose this beautiful young lady. We will keep praying for strength and comfort as you navigate this terrible time. God be with all of you and hold you close to his chest. May you all feel her love at all times.

  3. Loving

    Danielle, and all family, I had only met her at grist mill for lunch ,although she was the smallest one of the table, besides her pragnet belly , she was the biggest eatter , she was such a beautiful little lady , I’m so sorry she left you all so young, love to you all

  4. Love

    I’m extremely sorry for your loss. May you ALL be lifted up with prayers, hugs, support & much LOVE ❤️ at this difficult time.
    Love, Melinda
    Americamps Family

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