Robert Raymond, 73, of Yankton died Friday, October 25, 2019 at the Avera Heart Hospital in Sioux Falls. Funeral services were Monday at All Tribes Fellowship Church. Crosby-Jaeger Funeral Home in Wagner was in charge of arrangements.
Robert Joseph Felicia Raymond was born November 3, 1945 to Esther Rose Felicia and Casimir Raymond in Albuquerque, NM. His grandfather Pete Felicia also helped raise him.
Robert attended Marty Mission as a youngster and then went on to graduate high school in Manderee, ND in 1963.
Besides calling the Yankton Sioux Reservation home for 33 yearshehadalsolivedinDenver, CO, Plymouth, MN and at the time of his death he resided in Yankton.
Robert was a trucker for 40+ years and traveled the US from coast to coast. His favorite past time was spending time with his children and grandchildren whom he loved very much.
Robertleavesbehindtomourn his daughter Jean (Brian) Flanagan of Sioux Falls; Gale Raymond of Springfield; daughter Vivian (Darrel) Hollingsworth of Wagner; Jonathan Raymond of Denver, CO; Bo Raymond of Yankton; Ted (Michelle) Raymond of Suak Village, IL; Amy Raymond of Saint Peter, MN and Tod Raymond of Prior Lake, MN; 18 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Robert was preceded in death by both his parents, maternal and paternal grandparents and his grandson, Kasson Wilder Raymond.