William B. Raymond II

FULTON, NY – William B. Raymond II, 55, of Phoenix, NY, died at home Saturday April 27, 2013.

He was born in Syracuse, NY, to the late William B. and Barbara (Kilbourne) Raymond I.

He had been a resident of Phoenix since 1996.

He was a veteran of the United States Army having served from 1974 to 1975.

Mr. Raymond worked as a presser for the Tailor Division for Pietrafesa, Co., Liverpool, NY.

He enjoyed fishing and NASCAR.

Mr. Raymond was an avid reader of newspapers.

He was predeceased by his brother, Joseph Strunk.

Mr. Raymond is survived by his wife of 33 years, Anita Raymond of Phoenix; children: William B. (Ashley) Raymond III of Fulton and Nichole (Dan) Gibides of Fulton; six siblings: Barbara Painter of Tennessee, Theresa Strunk of Tennessee, Amy Brown of Tennessee, Michael Strunk of Tennessee, Timothy Strunk of Florida and John Strunk of Indiana; two grandchildren: Jayce Dena Gibides, and Damien Cage Raymond; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services and burial will be private.

The Sugar Funeral Home, 224 W. Second St. S., Fulton, has care of the arrangements.