Josephine Raymond

SUSSEX -- Josephine Raymond, 65, of Sussex, died Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, at St. Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston.

Born in Newton, Mrs. Raymond was a lifelong resident of Sussex County. She was the evening supervisor at Andover Subacute and Rehabilitation Center in Andover Township for 27 years.

The daughter of the late Russell and Elmira (nee Hagaman) Faatz, Mrs. Raymond is survived by her husband, Gerald Raymond, of Sussex; two sons, Jeffrey Raymond and Betty Lou Poyer, of Hampton Township, and Stephen Raymond and Betty Babcock, of Sussex; her sister, Isabel Caldwell; and two granddaughters, Tiffany and Amber Raymond.

Funeral services will be held at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 10, at the Smith-McCracken Funeral Home, 63 High St., Newton. Interment will follow in Newton Cemetery. Visitation will be held Monday, Dec. 9, from 1 to 3 and 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be made to Christ Church, 62 Main St., Newton, NJ 07860. Online condolences may be offered at

Funeral Home

Smith-McCracken Funeral Home
63 High Street Newton, NJ 07860
(973) 383-4600

Published in The New Jersey Herald on Dec. 6, 2013