Service measured not by GOLD,
                           but by the GOLDEN RULE

Service measured not by GOLD,
          but by the GOLDEN RULE


Raymond Stewart Stephen, 81, of Wooster passed away on Thursday, October 13, 2022 at Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare.

He was born May 24, 1941 in Harrison Co., Ohio to Leslie R. and Addie I. Stewart Stephen.  On June 18, 1965 he married Judy Eileen Griswold. She preceded him in death.

Raymond was a graduate of Franklin High School in New Athens, Ohio.  He retired from Consolidated Coal in Cadiz after over 30 years.  Raymond enjoyed working on cars and watching the Pittsburgh Penguins Hockey Team.

He is survived by his daughters Sandra Lynn (Arnie) Kaufman of Wooster and Suzanne (Dennis) Nicholls-Smith of Florida; grandchildren Aaron (Lina) Kaufman of Dayton, Luke Kaufman of Wooster, Nathaniel Smith and Matthew Nicholls both of Florida.

Raymond was preceded in death by his parents and brothers Stanley Lambert and Wilbur Lambert.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster, OH 44691 is assisting the family.

Online condolences may be left for the family at


A memorial service will be held at a later date.

1 Comment

  1. Our hearts break for you. We’re praying for comfort & strength during this difficult time.


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