Raymond L. Pastorius

Raymond L. Pastorius

NEWARK: Private graveside funeral services for Raymond L. Pastorius, 83, of Newark will be held at Wilson Cemetery with Pastor Curt Martin officiating.

Raymond, a United States Air Force Veteran, died at his home in Newark with his wife by his side on Wednesday, May 8, 2013. He was born in Findlay, Ohio on July 14, 1929 to the late Michael and Ethel (Miller) Pastorius.

Raymond earned a degree in Fire Protection Engineering from Oklahoma State University and went on to work for a group of insurance companies. He was a member of Family of Faith Community Church and enjoyed various sports and hunting.

He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Marjorie (Weller) Pastorius, of the home; his sons and daughters-in-law, Ronald and Rita Pastorius of Newark, Raymond Jr. and Debbie Pastorius of Omaha, Nebraska, Thomas and Qwana Pastorius of Newark, and Franc and Sherry Pastorius of Newark; 13 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren with another on the way; his brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Michael and Thelma Weller of Howell Michigan, Betty and Tony Munafo of Huron, Ohio, and Marilyn Pastorius of Fremont; Ohio, and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, Raymond was preceded in death by his sons, Joseph Pastorius and Bradley Pastorius; his brothers, Jerry Pastorius and Thomas Pastorius; and his sister, Millicent Humm.

The family requests that memorials be made to the Foundation for Hospice of Central Ohio, PO Box 430, Newark, Ohio 43058

REED-EGAN FUNERAL HOME, 141 Green Wave Drive, Newark, is assisting the family with arrangements.


Funeral Home

Reed-Egan Funeral Home - Newark
141 Green Wave Dr Newark, OH 43055
(740) 344-6106

Published in the Advocate on May 10, 2013