Published DateLACONIA — Raymon Gerard, 91, of 48 Landing Lane #20, died Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at home.
He was born in Boston, Massachusetts and was educated within the Boston Public School system graduating with Honors from Boston English. He enlisted in the United States Navy when he was 19 years old. During his 6 years of service in World War II, he served on the U.S.S. Woolsey in frequent combat. After his service to his country, he attended Columbia University under the GI Bill where he earned an Undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering. He then went on to earn his Master's degree in Business Administration from NYU. He was the President of Raymon Gerard and Associates until his retirement in 1987.
Raymon was happily married to Ruth Gerard for almost 40 years until her death in 1999.
He is survived by his three daughters: Stephanie Gerard of Laconia, NH, Tobe Gerard (Peloquin) of Natick, MA, and Pamela Gerard (Fields) of San Francisco, CA. He is also survived by his granddaughter Dani Peloquin of San Diego, CA and his grandson Sam Fields of San Francisco, CA.
There will be no calling hours.
There will be a private family service at the family gravesite.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 6931Arlington Road Bethesda, Maryland 20814
Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 164 Pleasant Street, Laconia, N.H. is assisting the family with the arrangements. For more information and to view an online memorial go to www.wilkinsonbeane.com