Raymond J Barone

Weldon Funeral Home

Raymond J Barone

Penn Yan -

Raymond J Barone

Age 74, of Penn Yan, NY passed away on July 21, 2021 of bladder cancer.

He was born in Batavia NY on May 21,1947 to the late Samuel and Antoinette (Presutti) Barone.

He was a member of St. Joseph's Drum Corps and is a US Army veteran, having served in the Viet Nam War. He graduated from Batavia High School in 1965, Buffalo State College and Plattsburgh State College with a degree in School Psychology. He retired from the Penn Yan Central School District as a school psychologist after 31 years.

He is survived by his wife Alice (Yager) of Penn Yan; sister Carol (late Richard Sr.) Betteridge of Orlando FL; brother Ronald (Sharon) Barone Sr. of Stafford NY, Samuel (Anne) Barone of Batavia NY and sister-in-law Judy (late George) Yager of Byron NY. Also surviving are nieces and nephews, Richard (Rhonda) Betteridge Jr., Mark (Julie) Betteridge, Cristina (Scott) Edwards, Ronald Barone Jr., Kathleen (Robert) Johns, Mary Sanfratello, Robert (Jessica) Barone, Sheri Barone, Michael (Laura) Barone, Jeffrey (Mary) Barone, Daniel Barone, David (Mariana) Yager, Michael (Laura) Yager; many great-nieces and great-nephews.

Raymond loved living on Keuka Lake where he enjoyed boating and entertaining family and friends, traveling, and making his own wine.

Calling hours for Raymond Barone will be at 11am to 1pm on Tuesday (July 27th) at St. Michael's Catholic Church, 312 Liberty St., Penn Yan, NY. Funeral mass will immediately follow in the church at 1pm. A luncheon will follow services at the Penn Yan American Legion, 2001 Himrod Rd., Penn Yan, NY. Burial will be at a later date in Western New York National Cemetery. The family requests in lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Raymond J. Barone to Penn Yan School District, 1 School Dr, Penn Yan, NY 14527 or the Batavia VA Medical Center, Activity Fund, 222 Richmond Ave, Batavia, NY 14020.

Funeral arrangements by Weldon Funeral Home, Penn Yan, NY (WeldonFuneralHome.com)

Posted online on July 24, 2021