1951 – 2021
Putnam – Raymond J. Leidemer, 69, passed away on Monday, March 15, 2021 at his home after a long illness. He was the loving husband of Sally (Duggan) Leidemer for 30 years. Born in Dover, NJ, he was the son of the late George and Elizabeth “Betty” (Marion) Leidemer.
Mr. Leidemer was a wonderful husband and father. He held many jobs over the years, but his favorite and his best job was being a stay-at-home dad for the last 23 years. He was a first responder with both Dayville Fire and KB Ambulance. He love gardening crafting, woodworking, cooking, NASCAR, and watching his beloved Yankees.
In addition to his wife, Raymond is survived by his children, Chris Leidemer and his wife Jennifer of Lebanon, CT, Adam Leidemer of Putnam, and Sagan Leidemer of Putnam.
Relatives and friends are invited to gather at the Gilman Funeral Home & Crematory, 104 Church St., Putnam, CT 06260 on Thursday, April 1, 2021, at 9:00a.m. followed by a graveside service at 10:00 a.m. at Grove Street Cemetery, 227 Grove St, Putnam, CT. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to KB Ambulance or Dayville Fire Department.