unknown - January 15, 2012
Raymond Marchakitus, 71, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 15, 2012, of a heart attack following a brief battle with cancer. At the time of his death, Ray was surrounded by his family and his companion Molly Subers. Ray was born on July 4, 1940 and raised in Plymouth, PA. He graduated from Wilkes College in Wilkes-Barre, PA with a bachelor’s degree. He worked in Washington, D.C., for the Federal Housing Administration and the Small Business Administration, retiring in 1997. Ray enjoyed golf, walks at Green Lakes and visits with his children and grandchildren.
A Memorial Service will be held on 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 24, at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 7248 Highbridge Rd., Fayetteville.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Good Shepherd Lutheran Church Memorial Fund, or the American Cancer Society.