LYONS - Howard L. Raymer, 89, a resident of DeMay Living Center in Newark, passed away Monday (June 24, 2013). Family and friends may attend a graveside service Friday (June 28) 10 a.m. at South Lyons Cemetery, Lyons.
For those wishing, memorials may be directed to the Society of the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, 5026 W. Jefferson Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90016.
Howard was born January 3, 1924 in Sodus, a son to the late William H. and Elizabeth DeHond Raymer. He retired from Finger Lakes Packaging after 20 years of employment. He was a member of the Sons of the American Legion in Lyons.
He was loving and generous to his family. He is survived by his wife, Mary, of 62 years; son, James (Evan) of North Carolina; daughter, Nancy DeWeaver of Newark; three grandchildren, Michael, Karen and David DeWeaver; brother, William (Betty) Raymer of Lyons; several nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by six sisters, Mary Follette, Virginia Curran, Genevieve Pentycofe, Helen Barnhart, Betty Lodes and Pauline Raymer; and two brothers, Clarence and Paul Raymer.
Arrangements are entrusted to Weeks-Keysor Funeral Home, Lyons, keysorfuneral homes.com.