- November 24, 1963 - May 8, 2011
- Manchester, New Hampshire
of Steven's Passing
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“Diane, Katherine, Kody as well as David, Donna and Joe my condolences to all of Steve's family. We grew up with Steve, his parents as our landlords,...Read More »
1 of 38 | Posted by: Muriel Cote Saliba
“Dear Diane,Katie,Kory,Words can't express the sorry I felt when I heard about Steve. He was such a gentle and caring man and loved his family so much...Read More »
2 of 38 | Posted by: Sue Button - Orlando, FL
“To Steve Raymond; you will be missed greatly by everyone you have touched through your involvement in the 47 years you have been on this earth. If I...Read More »
3 of 38 | Posted by: mahlon norton
“I will remember Steve in my mass today. God bless you Steve!! You were a great friend and an inspiration.
4 of 38 | Posted by: Timothy Meehan - Manchester, NH
“I never knew Stephen's father Donald. He was my best friend growing up. I'm very sorry to read of Stephans death. I pray that God will comfort the...Read More »
5 of 38 | Posted by: A friend
“Steve was my foreman on a job for Denron..What a great guy!! Sorry for your loss
6 of 38 | Posted by: Donna Boivin - Pembroke, NH
“Our sincere condolences to Steve's family and our hopes for a peaceful healing.
7 of 38 | Posted by: Ray and Tina Barry
“With my deepest sympathy to Diane & family. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this very sad time. Love, Margaret
8 of 38 | Posted by: Margaret
“Diane,We just found out about Steve's passing a few minutes ago. Our heartfelt prayers go out to you, Katie and Kory. Most of our interactions with...Read More »
9 of 38 | Posted by: Dan Geddes - Manchester, NH
“Dear Diane, Katie and Kory,I was so sorry to hear of Steve's passing. He was a wonderful man and a truly devoted Central alumnus and parent. I will...Read More »
10 of 38 | Posted by: Abigail Gemme - Hooksett, NH
“To the Raymond Family, my deepest sympathy. Although I have not seen you in a long time you are in my thoughts and prayers.
11 of 38 | Posted by: Kathy Perkins (Camberis) - NH
“Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire family of Steven Raymond. May you remember all the wonderful memories you shared together, and know that...Read More »
12 of 38 | Posted by: Joe & Tracy Curran
“My heart goes out to all of you. I went to school with Boofu-his nickname at Central. The class of 81 will miss him dearly. He was a great guy and I...Read More »
13 of 38 | Posted by: Kim Shaw Garon
“Steve thank you for being you. You touched the lives of hundreds of people. We are blessed for knowing you. Diane, you set the standard of personal...Read More »
14 of 38 | Posted by: Jeff Pruyne
“My condolences to all of Steve's family and friends. We lost a good man. Excellent job on the video tribute.
15 of 38 | Posted by: Rodney Prim
“I am so sorry for your loss, Steve was a wonderful loving man. He always had a smile on his face when I ran into him at CHS Basketball and Football...Read More »
16 of 38 | Posted by: Dawna Gregoire
“To The Raymond Family my deepest sympathy. I remember Steve playing basketball in our back yard with my brother Keith so many years ago. My...Read More »
17 of 38 | Posted by: Karen Loranger-Cote - Manchester,, NH
“To The Whole Raymond Family, One of the hardest things about living in Florida and having most all of my family still living in NH, is times like...Read More »
18 of 38 | Posted by: Carolyn Francis - Orlando, FL
“Although we did not know Steven, David, Michele and their family are dear friends to all of us. From the entire Goffstown Volleyball Community, we...Read More »
19 of 38 | Posted by: Matt Leonard - NH
“Dear Diane, Keith called me Sunday to tell me of Steve's passing. My deepest sympathy to you and your children in the loss of such a great man. ...Read More »
20 of 38 | Posted by: Beverly Y. Loranger - Tampa, FL
“Diane - I am so very sorry for your loss. While I didn't know Steven, the slideshow captured his life beautifully. My thoughts and prayers are with...Read More »
21 of 38 | Posted by: Mo Zelaya
“Diane and Family, Nothing I can say will take away the pain and suffering you are feeling over your loss. I will pray to the Blessed Mother to look...Read More »
22 of 38 | Posted by: Dave Boisvert
“Keeping you all in my prayers. Love, Christine441864
23 of 38 | Posted by: Christine Spaulding
“We send our condolences to Stephen's family. To his wife Diane, his two children Kathrine and Kory and to his brothers David and Joe and also to his...Read More »
24 of 38 | Posted by: Bernard and Diane Soucy
“Dear Diane, We are so sorry to hear about the loss of your husband. Pat and I wish you the best.
25 of 38 | Posted by: Eric Blumenthal
“Diane and family - Keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers at this most difficult time. All my best - Jason Buck
26 of 38 | Posted by: Jason Buck
“My sincere sympathy to you and your family for your loss, my thoughts and prayers are with you.
27 of 38 | Posted by: Chris Baber-Smith
“I grew up with Steve and the Raymond's. His Dad worked for my Dad, and our families would get together quite often. There was even a time when we...Read More »
28 of 38 | Posted by: David lambert
“Diane, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May you find peace and comfort in the wonderful memories you have with Steven. With...Read More »
29 of 38 | Posted by: Michelle Beauregard
“Sorry about your loss. Steve is a great man and father. Best wishes to your family.
30 of 38 | Posted by: David Morissette
“Our deepest condolences to the Raymond family. We met Steve and your family at North Little League. He was wonderful man, dad and coach. He was very...Read More »
31 of 38 | Posted by: Lynne Gauthier
“Dear Diane, I am so sorry that Steve's heroic struggle has ended. He was a great guy with a wonderful family--who, I am sure, will keep his memory...Read More »
32 of 38 | Posted by: Jack Maguire
“Our deepest condolences to Diane, Katherine and Kory, as well as Dave, Donna, Joe and all their families. We hope you find peace in the company of...Read More »
33 of 38 | Posted by: Michael Dorval and Evelyn Schickling
“Diane, my thoughts & prayers are with you & your family. May your memories provide comfort & peace to you. The ones we love are never far, always in...Read More »
34 of 38 | Posted by: Jan Arsenault
“Diane, Katie and Kory: All my love to you and the family. My heart goes out to you. The world lost a great man but the heavens have gained an angel....Read More »
35 of 38 | Posted by: Vickie Rajaniemi
“I will remember Steve for all the love and laughter he gave. He never met a kid he didn't want to add to his Christmas list. I am so glad my son has...Read More »
36 of 38 | Posted by: Valerie
“Please accept my condolences. May his memory be eternal.
37 of 38 | Posted by: Christopher De Milo
“Our deepest sympathies are with you at the time of sorrow.
38 of 38 | Posted by: Fritz Family
Steven M. Raymond, 47, of Manchester died May 8, 2011 at Elliot Hospital after a two year battle with brain cancer.
He was born in Manchester on November 24, 1963 to Donald and Betty (Irish) Raymond. He was a lifelong resident of Manchester
He was a graduate of Central High School in 1981 and was a member of the varsity basketball and baseball teams. He also played baseball for Post 79.
Mr. Raymond worked at Denron Plumbing and Heating Company in Manchester for many years.
He was an avid sports fan and was active in youth athletics. He participated and coached at many levels including Central Little League, North Little League, North Soccer, Pony League, Babe Ruth League, AAU basketball and Manchester Community College basketball. He also refereed for local school sports.
IN HIS LIFE: He will be remembered as a loving husband, father, brother and friend.
The family includes his wife of 23 years, Diane P. (Nelson) Raymond of Manchester; two children, Katherine Raymond and Kory J. Raymond both of Manchester; three siblings, David A. Raymond and his wife, Michele, and Donna L. Curran and her husband, George, all of Goffstown, and Joe Raymond of Manchester; his beloved dog, Jack; and aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Thursday, May 12, 2011 at St. Catherine Church, corner of Webster and Hemlock streets, Manchester. Committal prayers followed at Mt. Calvary Cemetery, 474 Goffstown Rd., Manchester.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Steven M. Raymond Basketball Scholarship, in care of Central High School Athletic Department, 207 Lowell St., Manchester, NH 03104