L. Marquis, 73 of Spring Hill, Fla., passed away peacefully surrounded
by his loving family on May 16, 2010. Born in Woodside, LI, NY,
Raymond was a longtime resident of Brookfield, before moving
to Florida in 1982. Raymond was a retired electronics engineer
and Veteran of the U.S. Air Force. He is survived by his loving
wife: Jeanette; six children: Kenneth, David, Stephen, Renee,
Janine and Dawn; one brother, five sisters, 15 grandchildren
and eight great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by is
parents: Edgar and Mary Marquis, his daughter: Cindy; and two
brothers: Eddie and Donald. Raymond enjoyed golf, photography,
computers and spending time with his family and friends. Beloved
husband and father, Raymond will be deeply missed by his family,
friends and all who knew him. Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m.
Friday, May 21, 2010 at Merritt Funeral Home, Spring Hill Chapel.
A funeral mass will be conducted 11am Saturday, May 22, 2010
at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church. In lieu of flowers the family
requests that contributions be made to Administration Office,
HPH Hospice, 12107 Majestic Blvd., Hudson, FL 34667. Arrangements
by Merritt Funeral Home Spring Hill Chapel (352) 686-6649 www.merrittfuneral.com.