1930 ~ 2013
It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of Rene Joseph Raymond on February 24, 2013. Beloved by his wife Lorraine, daughters Marlene, Ramona Forsyth (Ed), sons Michel (Jo-Anne), Peter (Karen), Paul (Rachel), Laurent (Darlene), 20 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren, brother Emile (Lenora), sister Hilda Aston (Jack) and many nieces and nephews. Dad was predeceased by his parents Narcisse & Marie Raymond, son David, great grandson Levi and 8 brothers and sisters.
Rene was born on April 3, 1930 in Fisher Branch, Mb. He enjoyed life as a free thinking family man who had ideas and visions that he put into motion. Today he would be considered an ‘Entrepreneur’.
Funeral Mass was celebrated on Thursday, February 28 at 1:00 p.m. at Notre Dame du Laus Roman Catholic Church in Powerview, MB.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Muscular Dystrophy Canada, 8944 182 St NW 200, Edmonton, AB T5T 2E3.
We will love him forever and miss him until we meet again.
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