WOOSTER – Raymond L Fortune, 84, of Wooster, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 29, 2013. He was born August 6, 1928 in Coshocton County, the son of Wilburt and Florance Pyers Fortune Raymond was a kind compassionate man who loved his family dearly. He always had a smile on his face and he loved practical jokes He was a hard worker who retired from Rubbermaid after 38 years of loyal service. He enjoyed gardening, family outings, home videos, dirt track racing, church and gospel music. He will be greatly missed by his family and everyone who knew him.but never forgotten. Surviving are his wife of nearly 60 years Viola Chase Fortune; his sons Michael (Roberta) Fortune and Donald Fortune, daughters Diane Fortune, Barbara Fortune and Wanda Smykla all of Wooster; grandchildren, Jennifer Hamilton, Caner Hamilton III, Kevin (Kristen) Hamilton, Michael Fortune, Jr., Regina Fortune, Courtney Mulidore, Braiden Fortune, Madeline Mulidore and Jennifer Galley; 6 great-grandchildren and a sister, Virginia Croskey of Killbuck. Raymond was preceded in death by his parents, a sister Dorothy Smith and brothers Miller Fortune and his twin brother Damian Fortune. Friends will be received 1 hour prior to the 1:00 p.m. service on Saturday, June 1, 2013 at the McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster with Pastor Rob Martin officiating. Contributions may be made to the funeral home to help defray expenses.
To the funeral home to help defray expenses
Saturday, June 1, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. at the funeral home
1 hour prior to the time of service