RAYMOND, June Veronica (Kelly), 93, of Benwood, W.Va., passed away Sunday, December 1, 2013 in Country Club Retirement Campus, Bellaire, Ohio.
She was born June 20, 1920, a daughter of the late Francis A. and Ellen R. (Lysat) Kelly. She was a member of St. John Catholic Church and the Italian American Mother's Club, Benwood.
In addition to her parents, June was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph N. Raymond; a brother, John Kelly; and three sisters, Elinor Hirshman, Frances Scott and Jeanette Pratt.
June is survived by her three children, Joseph N. Raymond, Jr. of Benwood, Patrick A. Raymond and his wife, Diane of Kilmarnock, Va. and Elinor Paul and her husband, John of Lowell, Ohio; 10 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.
Friends will be received from 6-8 p.m., Thursday, at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Benwood-McMechen Chapel, 214 Marshall Street, McMechen, where a vigil service will be held at 7 p.m.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 am, Friday, December 6, 2013 at St. John Catholic Church, Benwood, with the Rev. Bekeh Utietiang as celebrant. Interment will be in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Wheeling, W.Va.
The family suggests that memorial contributions be made to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 15120, Chicago, IL 60693.
Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.altmeyer.com.