Raymond D. Marone of Jamison, PA passed away peacefully at The Bridges at Warwick on Sunday, April 30, 2017, surrounded by family. Born February 20, 1933, he was 84 years old. Born and raised in Rosebank, Staten Island, NY, he lived many years with his wife and children in Great Kills. After retiring, he and his wife moved to Flemington, NJ in 1992. He spent the last few years in the Doylestown, PA area.
Raymond was predeceased by his parents, Dennis and Anna (nee De Teresa) Marone. He lost his beloved wife, Carol Ann (nee Harson) Marone on January 13, 2014.
Raymond is survived by five loving children and their spouses: Donna and Joseph DeQuila, Gregory and Patricia Marone, Denise and Frank Trivento, Diane and Alex Sutera, and Glenn and Yenny Marone. He is also survived by eight cherished grandchildren: Laura Marone, Christina DeQuila, Jenna Masaitis, Frank Trivento, Anthony Marone, Danielle Trivento, Alexander Sutera, Nicholas Sutera; and three adored great-grandchildren: Antonio Cruz, Carlito Cruz, and Gianni Marone.
Raymond faithfully served his country with the United States Army during the Korean War. He was a Senior Purchasing Agent for J.P. Morgan in Manhattan where he worked his entire career.
Raymond enjoyed taking the family on numerous camping trips over the years. He and his wife made a few cross-country trips and enjoyed going to National Parks. Both Raymond and Carol also enjoyed many cruises to the Caribbean, Alaska, Bermuda and New England. He was an avid New York Yankees and Giants fan. He also liked bowling and bocce.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a viewing at Countryside Funeral Home, 724 Route 202 North, Three Bridges, NJ 08887 on Wednesday, May 3 from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. and on Thursday, May 4 from 9:15 a.m. until 9:45 a.m..
Funeral services will begin on Thursday, May 4 at 9:45 a.m. at the funeral home followed by a 10:30 a.m. funeral liturgy at St. Magdalen de Pazzi Roman Catholic Church, 105 Mine Street, Flemington, NJ 08822. Committal words and interment will follow at St. Magdalen Cemetery in Flemington. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Raymond’s name to the American Heart Association, 2550 Route 1, New Brunswick, NJ 08902.