Frank Angelo Raymond

January 16, 1922 - December 12, 2015

01/16/1922 - 12/12/2015

Past Services

Tuesday December 15, 2015
McMechen Cemetery
P.O. Box 123
McMechen, WV 26040
304-232-4457 | Directions
Tuesday December 15, 2015
9:00 am - 9:45 am
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Benwood-McMechen Chapel
214 Marshall Street
McMechen, WV 26040
304-232-1710 | Directions
Tuesday December 15, 2015
10:00 am
St. James Catholic Church
326 Logan Street
McMechen, WV 26040

Frank Angelo Raymond, 93 of Benwood, WV died Saturday, Dec. 12, 2015.  He was born Jan. 16, 1922 in Benwood, a son of the late Guiseppe and Asunta (Bonfonti) Raimondi.  Frank was retired from Wheeling Pittsbugh Steel Corporation, a World War II Veteran of the US Army Air Corps and a member of St. John Catholic Church, Benwood.  He was also a member of Blake Bros. American Legion Post 46, Benwood.  In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Genevieve (Petrone) Raymond; his stepfather, Carl Padula; Seven Brothers, Luigi, Joseph, Angelo, Samuel, Ernest, John and Tony Raymond; Three Sisters, Helen Raymond, Lillian Principe and Phyllis Raymond. Surviving are a brother, Rudolph Padula of New Jersey and a sister, Matilda Padula of Benwood and several nieces and nephews. Friends will be received Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2015 from 9:00 am until 9:45 am at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Benwood-McMechen Chapel, 214 Marshall St., McMechen.  Mass of Christian burial will then be celebrated Tuesday at 10:0 am at St. James Catholic Church, McMechen with the Rev. Bekeh Utietiang as celebrant.  Interment in McMechen Cemetery.  Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

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Albert Ferrie Family
7 years ago

Deepest sympathy and sincerest condolences. May his soul rest in peace.

Cheryl J Skinner, Patriot Guard
7 years ago

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time

May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of Frank Angelo Raymond, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your work on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.

My thoughts and prayers are with the family of…..

US Army Air Corps WW II Veteran, Frank Angelo Raymond, “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †