STACYVILLE - Albert Joseph Raymond, 79, died May 31, 2016, at his home surrounded by his loving family. Bert was born in Island Falls on May 29, 1937. He was the son of Peter and Mary Jane (Saucier) Raymond.
Bert was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather. He was a dedicated employee of Sherman Lumber Company for over 40 years. In his spare time he enjoyed gardening, woodworking, and coffee with his buddies. He was a hardworking, good natured man and he was always quick with a joke to keep everyone laughing.
He is survived by his wife, Linda; daughters, Desiree Harrison and Lonnie Guiggey, Laura Raymond, and Ashley and Todd Lane; his grandchildren, Tehya and Ahren Harrison and Emily and Reagan (due in August) Lane. He is also survived by four siblings, Pit Raymond and Merlene Ryan, Jeanette Prescott and Clayton Osnoe, Rodney and Brenda Raymond, Gloria Slauenwhite, and a special niece, Lisa Harvey. Bert was predeceased by his parents and a sister, Regina McManus.
Everyone who knew Bert is welcome to attend his graveside service on Monday, June 13 at 1p.m. at the St. Agnes Cemetery, Island Falls with Deacon Dan Watson officiating.