Judith L. Raymond

Judith L. Raymond Mar. 30, 1935 - Feb. 10, 2014 GROTON - Judith L. Raymond 78 of Groton passed away on February 10, 2014 after struggling with a chronic illness for several years. She died in the comfort of her home surrounded by her loving family. She is survived by her husband Richard, her three children Larry and his wife Arlene, Scott and his wife Lucie, and Nancy and her husband Thomas Osella, along with her brother John Holt and his wife Diane, six grandchildren, and five great grandchildren. She was born on March 30, 1935 in Providence, RI. and resided most of her childhood in Norwich where she met her future husband, Richard, at NFA. Judy graduated from ECSC and was an elementary school teacher. After raising her children, Judy became a substance abuse counselor. She was a loving mother and wife and a doting grandmother. She loved her time spent at the Sheneccossett Beach Club in Groton. Judy touched many a life with her caring and accepting nature. A Celebration of her Life will be held at 11 A.M. Saturday, February 15, 2014 at the Preston City Congregational Church, 321 Rt. 164 Preston, CT. The family would like to acknowledge the wonderful care Judy received from Hospice and asks that in lieu of flowers, donations can be made in her memory to the Center for Hospice Care, 227 Dunham St Norwich, CT 06360. Please visit www.byles.com for directions, to sign her guest book or to share a memory.

Published in Norwich Bulletin on Feb. 12, 2014