Raymond was born on April 8, 1935. He is survived by his lovely wife Judy (Whaley) Motell of 57 years and his four children which he was very proud of - Ronald E. Motell (Patti, Cody, Gina, Kiya and Rocky), Douglas R. Motell (Geri Ann, Kyle and Travis) Elaine M. Sciortino (Frank, Michael, Jennifer, Stephanie, Emma, Jonathan, Eva, Tia and Taz), and Dennis M. Motell (Kara, Tyler, Sydney). A sister Lee-eta Motell.
Raymond has joined his beautiful Granddaughter Naomi L. Wells in heaven where they will live in eternity.
Raymond worked at Carrier Corporation, a very proud accomplishment for 37 years as a pipefitter in the Maintenance Department. He loved his yard to look very neat and polished, loved hunting and fishing in the day and loved a big family garden for all to share. He also made the best jam in town!
Raymond served in the U.S. Army and was proud to be a Veteran.
Calling hours will be held on Tuesday, November 22nd from 5-7pm at Robert D. Gray Funeral Home, Skaneateles. Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday November 23rd at 10am at the funeral home. Ray will be buried in Thorn Hill Cemetery, Rose Hill.
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