Miles "Ray" Raymond Salyers
September 2, 1948 - November 22, 2020
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N69 W12703 Appleton Avenue
Menomonee Falls, WI 53051
Monday 11/30, 11:00 am

Entered heaven peacefully surrounded by his family on November 22, at age 72. Loving husband of Charlene (nee Le Mieux) for 44 years. Beloved father of Miles Nathan (Karin) Wooden, Jolene (James) Hall, and Chantal Salyers. Proud grandfather of Jude Wooden, Rachel, and Elisabeth Hall. Dear brother of Jerry (Joyce) Salyers, Linda Gartin, Gary (Bonnie)…

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Greg Brown left a message on December 25, 2020:
Dear Miles' Family, you had a wonderful man in your lives, praise God! He was a light of life for all of us at GE. I am so sorry to hear of his passing. May God bless you with peace.
Mark Urness left a message on December 15, 2020:
I am so sorry for your loss. Miles showed me the ropes when I started in 2004 and worked with him until her had retired. He was always willing to lend a hand and just a good hearted person. I was lucky enough to see him perform at a couple of times for the service team get togethers. Rest in peace.
Anna Shikhman left a message on December 8, 2020:
Dear Charlene, your husband, and our dear colleague, was and still is a very good man! All of us when we joined Ultrasounds had enjoyed his kind help and assistance with smile and encouragement! He had a "cool" and balance personality and a wisdom not take work related crises and even his poor health too seriously. May his memory be a blessing for you and all your family: his son, his daughters and grandchildren!
Carla. Todd Stambaugh left a message on November 30, 2020:
Sorry for your loss. We love you all. Prayers. Uncle Raymond was very sweet man
Evelyn Peters left a message on November 30, 2020:
Dear Char and family, I am so sad to hear the news of Miles's passing. However, I know that heaven has welcomed a new jovial musician with a wonderful heart into the fold. I am so glad I had a chance to visit with Miles in Mississippi the last time he made the trip to Doug Goodwin's Froggy Bottom Music Festival. We had a nice reunion with several "GEezers" (retired GE Ultrasound engineers). I met Miles when we were working in the Milwaukee District office in the early 1980's before we both started working in Ultrasound. Whenever I had some of our fellow GE musical engineers in my classes at HCI, Miles would spend many nights playing his guitar with the students and share his wonderful songs and humor. We are all going to miss his dear smiling face. Regards, Evelyn Peters
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Dale Kampschroeder left a message on November 30, 2020:
I met Miles after GE acquired Diasonics Ultrasound in California in 1999. Miles helped our group transition into the On-Line Center, which was a huge change for me. He always had a smile and words of encouragement. He became a great friend and mentor during my time at GE. I remember he loved music and he and his friends would jam at our house and fill the air with music and laughter. He will truly be missed! May the Lord wrap his arms around you, until we meet again!
Melissa McCarty left a message on November 30, 2020:
I Love you Uncle Ray, peace be with you and our family.
Terri Scott left a message on November 30, 2020:
I knew Miles from 1992 when I first started with GEMS as a FE. I worked with Miles on the Online Center team until he retired. He was a master at customer service, laughing, singing ,playing music and burning microwave popcorn. He is missed. Thank you Miles for memories you left us!❤️
Stephen Bailey left a message on November 30, 2020:
Miles helped me as a new FE way back in 1999. We always enjoyed his presence with the guitar pickers in Louisiana and in the basement at HCI training! He will be missed.
Dave Hopkins left a message on November 30, 2020:
I am so sorry for your loss. Miles was a great coworker as well as friend. Although I didn't know him for very long, he was a wonderful mentor to new Ultrasound FEs like myself. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Irene Cristancho left a message on November 30, 2020:
I am really sorry for your loss. Miles is in a special place in our hearts. My husband Dean and I knew him and always enjoyed his positive spirit. Miles was my "trainer" when I started my job in GE back in 2000 and I always saw him as a father figure in the On Line Center. God bless you all Irene&Dean
Lou DeFazio left a message on November 30, 2020:
Miles was a great guy and a great friend for 34 year at GE. I always looked forward to catching up with Miles when I was in Milwaukee. Sorry for your loss He will be missed.
Joseph Centini left a message on November 30, 2020:
I'm another one of his old friends from GE Ultrasound! He helped me through more problems than I can even begin to count. Always calm and collected. Many fond memories of good times. I will add him to my prayer list. May the Lord hold him in the palm of his hand until we meet again.
George Lucas left a message on November 29, 2020:
I first meet Miles back in '86 when I became part of the GE Ultrasound family. I have many good memories of him at our meetings. Always constant and smiling. Thoughts and prayers to his family, know that he had an impact on a lot of people within his GE family.
Tom Pevahouse left a message on November 28, 2020:
Our work family is spread all over the world & the news will be heartbreaking to those who spent time with him. Hold on to your best memories of our friend. This family has a warm spot in 20 years of memories that will still be there long after the pain of this news fades. Hugs to Charlene-Jolene-Chantal & Nathan. Peace for my friend...
Doug Goodwin left a message on November 27, 2020:
I will miss my good friend Miles, having enjoyed his friendship for over 34 years. He had such a wide circle of friends, with each one feeling special to him. I felt he was my brother, and will deeply miss him. To Charlene, Chantal and Jolene, and all who loved him, I send my thoughts and prayers.
Jon Love left a message on November 27, 2020:
So Very Sorry to hear that Miles has passed away. I worked at GE Ultrasound with Miles from 1984 until he retired. He was always so knowledgeable and ALWAYS helpful. We have missed him and his smiles ever since he retired, always looked forward to when he would join us for some of our get togethers in Milwaukee. So Very Sorry for your loss, he was a Great Man, always had an encouraging word to share. Praying for you and your family. Jon Love
Gayla & Joe Fletcher left a message on November 25, 2020:
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