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“Andy, Just heard about Dad. I am so proud of your ordination this Sunday. Prayers for you and your family. Love, Mrs. B ”
1 of 20 | Posted by: Carol P. Buffone - Metairie, LA

“our prayers and love are with you and your family. ”
2 of 20 | Posted by: Deborah Thevenot

“Adam and family, My sincere condolences to you and your family on the loss of your Dad. Even though he is gone, you must have a lot of great...Read More »
3 of 20 | Posted by: Michael Arbon - Kenner, LA

“With deepest sympathy our prayers go out to you. My family (parents Allen and Gail)brother Craig and sister Lori grew up with your family in N.O....Read More »
4 of 20 | Posted by: Allen Champagne III - Slidell, LA

“I'll miss you. Who else would put up with a mess like me? ”
5 of 20 | Posted by: Franklin Raspino - Mandeville, LA

“Will miss you a lot, especially our Saturday night dinners out. You are a light and will always shine bright! ”
6 of 20 | Posted by: Amy Raspino - Mandeville, LA

“I miss you, Paw Paw. I love you always, Zachary ”
7 of 20 | Posted by: Zachary - Mandeville, LA

“Thank's for always being there for me, Papa. You were there for me every step of the way...Even if I didn't know it. I learned many things from you,...Read More »
8 of 20 | Posted by: Drew - Mandeville, LA - Grandson

“I love you, Paw Paw. You were the best Grandpa I could ever ask for. Love, Sam ”
9 of 20 | Posted by: Sam Raspino - Mandeville, LA

“adam, i know god will guide you and your family throught this he is a loving god.bless you and you family.i will keep you in my prayers ”
10 of 20 | Posted by: pamela henderson - new orleans, LA

“Kay, I loved your dad. He was my insurance guy forever and we always talked family. I know you will miss him. He was a great dad! Love, Peggy ”
11 of 20 | Posted by: Peggy Lonergan Primes - Harahan, LA

“Our prayers and best wishes are with the Raspino family at this time. We are truly sorry for your loss. Mr. Ray was a very nice person and I know he...Read More »
12 of 20 | Posted by: Chris Winnier and Family - TX

“As parishoners since 1966 we can say that Ray was always there to serve the church and the Lord. He will be missed and we will remember him during...Read More »
13 of 20 | Posted by: Steven and Marria Madere - NORCO, LA

“I will miss you. You are the best Paw Paw in the whole world. Love, Dominick ”
14 of 20 | Posted by: Dominick - Zachary, LA - grandson

“Dear, dear Ray, What a blessing it has been to marry into your family! I treasure the memories of the birthdays, Thanksgivings, Christmases,...Read More »
15 of 20 | Posted by: Lisa Raspino - Mandeville, LA

“I love you Daddy... I will miss you forever and ever..... ”
16 of 20 | Posted by: Paula Hux - Metairie, LA

“One terrific partner and friend, with deepest sympathy. ”
17 of 20 | Posted by: Chick Capella - Chalmette, LA

“Your "Favorite" daughter-in-law always told me about the things you did with the boys and they fun they had. Their memories of all wonderful things...Read More »
18 of 20 | Posted by: Edna Barton - Alexandria, VA

“I am sorry to hear about the loss of a good man, Ray Raspino, Sr. I have known Adam since high school and I know how close-knit the Raspino family...Read More »
19 of 20 | Posted by: Ronald J Leonard, Jr - LA

“I am sorry for your lost. Being the close family that you guys are, there is a empty space. He is gone but not forgotten. May you get comfort in...Read More »
20 of 20 | Posted by: Beverly Buckner - New Orleans, LA


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Raymond Clarence Raspino Sr. passed away on Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at the age of 80. He was the beloved husband of the late Janice Berggren Raspino. Loving father of Raymond Raspino Jr., Kay Raspino Thomas (Greg), Amy Raspino, Paula Raspino Hux (the late Troy), Andrew Raspino (Lisa Barton), Franklin Raspino, Adam Raspino and the late Pamela Raspino and his dear infant Janice Theresa Raspino. Proud grandfather of Andrew Raspino Jr., Samuel Raspino, Olivia Hux, Dominick Thomas and Zachary Raspino. Son of the late Joseph Raspino and Cecilia Bono Raspino. Brother of Cecilia McCollum, Lucy Ruffino, Mary Prince and the late Joseph Jr., Louis, Tommy, Jude and Jerry Raspino.

Raymond was a longtime member and past Grand Knight of the Knights of Columbus; awarded the Order of St. Louis; a parishioner of Our Lady of the Lake; an avid golfer, a great chef, and a known card shark among friends. He was well loved and will be forever remembered as a loving and loyal husband, father, brother, grandfather and a friend of many, who enjoyed a great sense of humor and treasured his family.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend an evening visitation to be held at ST. BERNARD MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME, 701 W. Virtue St., Chalmette, LA on Sunday, November 18th from 6:00PM – 9:00PM.

Visitation will take place on Monday morning at Resurrection of Our Lord Catholic Church, 9701 Hammond St., New Orleans, LA from 11:00AM – 1:00PM, followed by a Funeral Mass beginning at 1:00PM.

Burial will follow in St. Bernard Memorial Gardens.