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Raymond was born on August 12, 1915 and passed away on Tuesday, November 7, 2017.

Raymond was a resident of New Hartford, New York at the time of passing.

Born August 12, 1915 in Union City, NJ to Isaac and Rae (Etkow) Simon, Raymond attended schools in Union City, graduated from the University of North Carolina, and received a master's degree in journalism from Northwestern University.

After graduation, he enlisted in the United States Army and served from 1942 to 1946 in the Army Signal Corps.

Calling hours will be on Saturday, November 11 from 4 to 7 p.m.at Friedel, Williams & Edmunds Funeral and Cremation Services, 13 Oxford Road, New Hartford, NY. Interment will be at the convenience of the family. A memorial service remembering Raymond's life will be held at Utica College at a date to be announced.

In lieu of flowers, please consider the Raymond Simon Institute for Public Relations and Journalism at Utica College.