MIDDLEBURY — Middlebury lost one of its best last Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013. Ray was born in Brookline, Mass., on June 20, 1914, to Ray and Lillian Collins while Ray Sr. was still pitching for the Boston Red Sox. They moved to Colchester, Vt., in 1915 to operate the family farm. While growing up, he helped his father on the farm and raised chickens. Ray attended elementary school in Colchester and graduated from Burlington High School in 1931.
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