Donald K. Raymo Sr. 83, of PotsdamPosted: Updated:
Mr. Donald K. Raymo Sr. age 83, of Potsdam, NY passed away on Tuesday, December 5th at the Canton-Potsdam Hospital where he had a patient since November 28th. Friend may call at the Garner Funeral Home on Monday, December 11th from 3-7pm. A memorial service for Donald will be held on Tuesday the 12th at the Christian Fellowship Center in Madrid, NY at 11am with Rev. Ben Levendusky celebrant. There will be a luncheon to follow at the church and then a burial at Bayside Cemetery in Potsdam, NY. Contributions in his memory can be made to the American Cancer Society.
Donald is survived by his son Donald K. “PeeWee” Raymo Jr.; a daughter Cindy Smith and her companion Gary Green; grandchildren Tammy, Kimberly and Bruce Jr. and 8 great grandchildren. He was predeceased by his wife Shirley Ann Raymo who died April 6, 2016.
Donald was an avid hockey player and a dedicated Clarkson hockey fan. He loved going to watch the girls play. He never missed a game. Donald himself played up until December of 2016. He loved to hunt and fish and enjoyed spending time with his coffee buddies at McDonalds. He was a Potsdam Village employee for many years retiring at the age of 55.