Raymond L. Carstens, 73, passed away on Nov. 6, 2012 in Clarkston, Wash. He was born on May 21, 1939 in Spokane to Von and Ann Carstens. Ray graduated from Clarkston High School in 1957. He served in the U.S. Army from 1962-1964. He started his career with West Coast Airlines in 1959 and retired from the airline industry in 2001. Ray was married to Jill McCleave from 1968-1992. Ray is survived by his four children, five grandchildren, two brothers, two sisters and his stepfather. Services were held on Nov. 11, 2012 in Clarkston. A Celebration of Life Open House will be held from 1-3 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012 at the home of Dan and Mindy Schmitz. 1904 Churchill Ct., West Linn, OR 97068. (503)723-0211.