Known to his family as 'Little Buddy,' Raymond Griego will be missed by many. Son of Ramona and the late Maxsimo Griego, he was born in King City, CA, on August 6, 1949, raised in Barstow, CA, and passed away of a heart attack in Sacramento on June 27, 2012. His kindness and love was felt by all who knew him. An avid duck hunter, passionate baseball coach, and die-hard Cal Bears fan, he found joy in all aspects of life. He was a loving husband, father, uncle, and grandfather. He will be greatly missed by his loving wife, Sheryl, daughter, Amalia, son, Clarence (Leslie), grandson, Maxsimo, a grandchild-to-be, brother Robert (Cynthia), sisters, Marie (Tommy) and Alice (Paul), and faithful hunting partner, Halle. Friends are invited to attend a Rosary, July 3, 2012, 10:30am, followed by a Memorial Service at PRICE FUNERAL CHAPEL (6335 Sunrise Blvd., Citrus Heights, 725-2109). In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Shriners Hospital Northern California, 2425 Stockton Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95817.
Published in The Sacramento Bee on July 2, 2012