Felix R. Raymond
Felix R. Raymond, 83, of Topton, formerly of Conshohocken, died July 14, 2013, in The Lutheran Home at Topton.
Born in Conshohocken, he was a son of the late Joseph and Lucy D'Ettore Raymond.
He and his wife Mary A. (Fiori) Raymond were married 57 years.
He was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church, Kutztown, and a former member of SS Cosmas and Damian Catholic Church, Conshohocken.
He honorably served in the U.S Army during the Korean Conflict on the 39th Parallel for 18 months with his Engineering Battalion.
A 1948 graduate of Conshohocken High School, he received his Associate's degree from Temple University.
He was a partner in advanced tank systems of Colmar from 1990 until the present, and earlier worked for Callis-Thompson in Ambler and Colmar from 1965-90.
He was a member of the Delaware Valley Fuel Dealers Association, Fuel Merchants Association of N.J., Oil Heat Association of South Jersey, and Pa. Petroleum Association.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by children Joseph and his wife, Diane, of Sanatoga, Mary Lynch of Whitehall, Michael of New Hope, Albert and Deborah of Forks Township, and David F. and wife, Karen, of Montgomery Township; sister Connie Raymond of Conshohocken; brother Peter of East Norriton.
He was Pop Pop to his 10 grandchildren and great-grandson Wyatt James Matejicka;
He was predeceased by brother William, sister-in-law Frances and son-in-law Dr. James R. Lynch.
His Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10 a.m. July 19 in St. Mary's Catholic Church, 14833 Kutztown Road, Kutztown, where his viewing will begin 9 a.m.
Interment will follow at 1 p.m. in Section 2 of Calvary Cemetery, 235 Matsonford Road, Conshohocken.
Contributions in his memory may be made to a charity of one's choice.
Arrnagements were made by Gilbert Funeral Home, Whitehall.