Robert Louis Raymond
- May 3, 1925 - August 5, 2012
- Williamsburg, Virginia
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“Dear Lois and family,
We were saddened to hear of the loss of your husband, father, grandfather. Our sincerest sympathies to you all at this time...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Lorraine and Bob short - NC
I was so sorry to hear of your loss. Bob was a wonderful person. His cheerful demeanor will be a great memory. His presence here at the...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Annette Parham - Shacklefords, VA
I was so sorry to hear of your loss. Bob was a very special, unforgettable guy. I often found him shelving books in the stacks at the...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Del Moore - Williamsburg, VA
“Barbie and Charley; the memories flow...Your Dad created quite a legacy,take care of your family, hold them, cherish them. You are in our thoughts...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Deidrich Towne Jr - Syracuse, NY
“Barb and Charlie,
So sorry for your loss. If I can help in any way please let me know. I'm not that far away. See you soon
5 of 8 | Posted by: Bernd - Maine, NY
“Barb and Charlie,
Our deepest sympathy goes our to you and all your family. Back in the "good old days" I always enjoyed Bob's great sense of...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Tony and Lee Baleno - Syracuse, NY
“Dearest Lois and Family,
Sincerest sympathy from all of the Jones Family. Such great memoris of the Raymond Family and especially of the wonderful...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Trudy Jones
“Barb & Charlie
Sorry for your loss I an here if I can do anything for you see you soon
8 of 8 | Posted by: Bob Casey - mattydale, NY
Robert L. Raymond, 87, of Williamsburg, VA, passed away August 5, 2012. He was born in Lockport, NY and retired to Williamsburg in 1986.
Bob worked for Niagara Mohawk Power Company in NY for 44 years. Upon retirement he joyfully worked at the Golden Horseshoe as a ranger/starter on the golf course. He was a former Mason and Master of his Lodge in Dunkirk, NY. He was a Deacon of the Williamsburg Presbyterian Church and a volunteer at Colonial Williamsburg.
He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Lois S. Raymond; children, Rebecca L. Whiteside (Stephen) of Raleigh, NC, Robert L. Raymond Jr. (Donna) of Wenonah, NJ, Barbara Raymond-LaPrease (Charles) of Baldwinsville, NY; grandsons, Christopher R. Whiteside of Charleston, SC and Jeffrey C. Whiteside of Raleigh, NC; step-grandsons, Charles and Nicholas LaPrease of Baldwinsville, NY; step-great-grandson, Jason Williams of Baldwinsville, NY; and sister-in-law, Katharina Short of Flat Rock, NC. He will be greatly missed by family and friends.
Burial will be private at the convenience of the family at Cedar Grove Cemetery, Williamsburg. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that expressions of sympathy take the form of contributions to the charity of your choice in memory of Robert L. Raymond. Online condolences may be offered at www.nelsencares.com.