William Walter “Ranger” Shay Jr. , 65, of Wheatfield Lane, Shermans Dale, died on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at his Carroll Twp. home.

 Born July 29, 1954 in Altoona, PA, he was the son of the late William W. Shay Sr., and Elizabeth Ellen McGuire.

 He was a graduate of Red Land High School and an army veteran who served during the Vietnam War.  He was a proud member (31 years) of Vietnam Veterans Motorcycle Club, a truck driver, and an avid reader who loved action novels and westerns.  He also enjoyed hunting, fishing, and being in the woods.

 Surviving are his wife Tracy Shay and a son Jamie Shay;  a brother, Phillip J. MGuire and a sister, Kelly A. Shay.  5 grandchildren, nieces, Tina Moran and Blair McGuire and many nephews. He was preceded in death by two brothers, George A. Weyandt and Dennis P. Shay, and a sister Sondra L. Nelson. 

 Services will be held at the convenience of the family.

 The Boyer Family is honored to handle the arrangements for the Shay Family.