Died Aug. 17, 2014
Lila Raymond, 85, of Saline, died Sunday morning, Aug. 17, 2014, at her son’s home in Tecumseh, where she had been staying.
She was born on Feb. 13, 1929, in Michigan, to Alfred and Margaret (Raymond) Guoan.
She is survived by her children, Linda (Mike) Grady of Ypsilanti, Robin (Jan) Raymond of Chelsea, Judy (Mick) Pelletier of Las Vegas, Nev., David (Donna) Raymond and Barbara Katz, both of Tecumseh; eight grandchildren, Mark, Chad, Robyn, Nicole, Kyle, Jonathan, Nathan and Greg; six great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Mary Joyce (Dennis) Sharp and Carol Davis.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Mary Elizabeth Raymond; a sister, Winnona Olepa; and a loving friend, Wayne Shafer.
Cremation has taken place. Private burial will follow at St. Michael’s Cemetery in Pinconning, at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to Autism Speaks, Attn: Web Gifts, 1060 State Rd., 2nd Floor, Princeton, NJ 08540.