- January 3, 2013
- Alliance, Ohio
of Raymond's Passing
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“To the Raymond D. Detchon Family: Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. Sincerely, Bill and Rose Court
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“We will miss you dearly, Aunt Pauline we are so sorry for your lost if there is anything we can do ...God bless you and yours.
2 of 6 | Posted by: Tina R Seery Steed - Akron , , OH
“Aunt Pauline and family, thinking of you with love. So sorry to hear about Uncle Ray
Mike & Mary Alice
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“Our most sincere sympathy to Pauline and all of the family during this time of loss. We have good memories.
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“As a little girl I so remember Aunt Pauline and Uncle Ray coming to Dad and Mom's house to play cards or to visit. I also remember going to your...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Lynn Phillips - Bolivar, OH
“We are surprised and sad to hear of Uncle Ray's passing. Praying for you all.
Love, Jeff and Lynn
6 of 6 | Posted by: Jeff and Lynn Phillips - Bolivar, OH
Raymond D. Detchon, age 88, of Alliance, passed away at 3:35 a.m. Thursday, January 3, 2013, at Canterbury Villa of Alliance.
He was born December 3, 1924, in Beloit, Ohio, to Ocie and Irene (Boyle) Detchon and attended the former Beloit High School.
Mr. Detchon retired from American Steel in 1981 after 11 years as a stores accountant, previously employed for 14½ years at Alliance Machine as a material estimator, and later worked doing lawn work for 20 years.
Raymond was a United States Army Veteran having served during the Asiatic Pacific Theater during World War II and the Alaska CBI Theater from 1943 to 1946.
He was a member of the First Friends Church, a charter member of the former Lexington Ruritan's, American Legion No. 166, and the Friendship Class at church and was a blood donor of 24½ gallons.
Survivors include his wife, Pauline V. (Handrich) Detchon, whom he married September 14, 1946; two daughters, Paula (Ronnie) Haigler of North Carolina and Debra (Bill) Lininger; one son, Randy (Tina) Detchon of Alliance; and sister, Ruth Ramsayer of Alliance.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one daughter, Barbara; two brothers; and one sister.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, January 5, 2013, at Cassaday-Turkle-Christian Funeral Home with Edward Mitchell officiating. Friends may call from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday prior to the service. Interment will be at Fairmount Memorial Park.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Alliance First Friends Church, 1307 W. State St., Alliance, OH 44601 or to the American Red Cross, Stark County Chapter, 408 9th St., Canton, OH 44707.
Arrangements are by Cassaday-Turkle-Christian Funeral Home, 75 S. Union Ave., Alliance, OH 44601.