1946 – 2013
N. Grosvenordale – Raymond A. Phelps, Jr., 66, of Main St., died Sunday, May 5, 2013 in his home. He was the loving husband of the late Florence (Lariviere) Phelps. Born in Webster, MA he was the son of the late Raymond A. Phelps, Sr. and Jean (Cameron) Phelps.
Mr. Phelps first worked on his father’s dairy farm. He then started delivering milk to homes for Deary Brothers Dairy and worked his way up to General Manager. When Deary Brothers was sold, he worked for Guida’s Dairy. He later worked as a truck driver for various local transport companies. He also owned and operated the Health Haven Gym. He enjoyed gardening, playing cards and spending time with his family.
Raymond is survived by his sons, Raymond J. Phelps and his wife Sue of Webster, MA and Shawn Phelps and his wife Lisa of N. Grosvenordale; his sister, Barbara Coderre of San Antonio, TX; and his granddaughter Courtney Phelps. He is predeceased by his brother, the late Glenn Phelps; and his sister, the late Carol Graham.
Funeral arrangements are private. Memorial donations may be made in Raymond’s memory to TEEG, P.O. Box 664, NorthGrosvenordale, CT 06255. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.