Watertown- The funeral for Raymond J. Weston will be 7:00pm Monday, February 10th, 2014 at the Reed & Benoit Funeral Home. Calling hours will precede the service from 4:00pm - 7:00pm. Spring burial will be held at Glenwood Cemetery.
Mr. Weston died at his residence Thursday, February 6th. He was 73 years old.
Born in Watertown June 11, 1940, he was a son to Melvin and Marion Weston. He was raised by George and Lillian Bisnett, and was educated locally receiving a high school diploma from Watertown High School. On February 2nd, 1963 he married Carol English. Mrs. Weston died on September 9th, 1998.
Mr. Weston worked as a self-employed contractor in the Watertown area for many years. He was an avid New York Yankees fan, and enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.
Mr. Weston is survived by his 5 sons: Raymond G. (Mary) Weston, Watertown, Randy (Judy) Weston, Watertown, Richard (Jeana) Weston, Watertown, Ryan (Erin) Weston, Watertown, Robert (Brandi) Weston, Virginia; 3 sisters: Frances Dashnaw, Schyler Falls, Anne Bullard, Dexter, Myrna Jobson, Dexter; 2 brothers: Edward Weston, Chaumont, Melvin Weston, Newark; 12 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren, and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Besides his wife and parents, Raymond is pre-deceased by a sister, Mary Hamlin, and a grandchild, Dustin Weston.
Donations may be made in Raymonds name to the charity of ones choosing.
Arrangements are with Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, Inc.
Condolences may be made online at www.reedbenoit.com.