September 4, 1928|
Toronto, ON, CAN
|Died||March 16, 2012
Barrie, ON, CAN
|Height||5 ft 9 in (175 cm)|
|Weight||180 lb (82 kg; 12 st 12 lb)|
|Played for||Boston Bruins
Toronto Maple Leafs
Raymond Joseph "Rockabye Ray" Gariepy (September 4, 1928 – March 16, 2012) was a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman, who played half a season for the Boston Bruins of the National Hockey League. He also played for the Barrie Flyers of the OHA (from 1946–48), and the Buffalo Bisons AHL, Houston Huskies & Louisville Blades USHL,(1948–49) and Hershey Bears (1950–53) of the AHL. In 1954-55 Ray played for the Pittsburgh Hornets that won the AHL Championship's top prize; The Calder Cup.
In 1966 he made a comeback with the senior Collingwood Georgians and then joined the senior Barrie Flyers for three seasons. After retiring in 1970 he coached the Flyers in 1970-71. He was inducted to the Barrie Sports Hall of Fame in 2009.
- "Bluegrass Hockey: Louisville Blades (USHL)". Mangodance.tripod.com. Retrieved 2013-12-05.
- "Raymond Joseph Gariepy – 2009 – Athlete | Barrie Sports Hall of Fame". Bshof.ca. 2012-03-17. Retrieved 2013-12-05.
- Biographical information and career statistics from Legends of Hockey
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