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Raymond Michael Williamson

June 11, 2022

Obituary

Raymond Michael Williamson

 

Raymond M. Williamson of Clark, NJ entered eternal rest on Saturday, June 11, 2022. 

Ray was born in Manhattan on August 12, 1949, to Raymond and Helen Williamson. He attended Holy Cross Elementary School where he was a member of the Boy's choir. After moving to Union, NJ in January 1963, he attended Burnet Middle School and graduated from Union High School in 1967.

 

He worked for a Tool and Dye Manufacturer in Kenilworth before starting his long career

 with Village Supermarket (Shop Rite).

 

Ray was a devout catholic and a proud veteran of the Vietnam War, working as a Company Clerk Stationed in Fort Dix, New Jersey. 

 

Ray was known to be a loving and caring individual that was always quick to tell a joke or funny story and had the ability to put a smile on everyone's face when he entered a room. 

 

Ray was married to the late Lorrie (nee Purcell) Williamson. He is survived by his son, 2nd Lt. Raymond P. Williamson, and stepdaughter Jennifer Freese. He is also survived by his sister Lois Scanio and her husband Richard Scanio, nephews Michael and his wife Shannon, Thomas and his wife Jen, two nieces Karen and Elizabeth, and three grand-nephews, Joseph, Tom, and T.J. He is predeceased by his parents Raymond and Helen Williamson, and brother James Williamson.

 

*A donation can be made in Raymond's honor to The Wounded Warrior Project*.  http://www.woundedwarriorproject.org/contact-us/new-york-city.aspx

 

Family and friends are invited to attend a visitation for Raymond on Tuesday June 14, 2022 from 4-8 PM at The Galante Funeral Home 2800 Morris Avenue, Union 

Funeral from The Galante Funeral Home on Wednesday June 15 at 8:30 AM

A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Agnes Church in Clark at 9:45 AM on Wednesday June 15.

Cremation is private

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
June 14, 2022

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Galante Funeral Home- Union
2800 Morris Ave
Union, NJ 07083

Funeral Service
Wednesday
June 15, 2022

8:30 AM
Galante Funeral Home- Union
2800 Morris Ave
Union, NJ 07083

Funeral Mass
Wednesday
June 15, 2022

9:45 AM
St. Agnes Church
332 Madison Hill Road
Clark, N.J. 07066

Cremation Private.

Donations

The Wounded Warrior Project
370 Seventh Avenue Suite # 1802 New York, N.Y.10001 ,
Tel: Telephone: 212.629.8881 Fax: 212.629.8885
Web: http://www.woundedwarriorproject.org/contact-us/new-york-city.aspx

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