Raymond Janelle CLAREMONT — Raymond Janelle of Elm Street passed away June 24, 2020, at the age of 85. He was born in Manchester, New Hampshire, to Henry and Loretta Janelle on Feb. 12, 1935. Ray was a 1952 graduate of St. Mary’s High School in Claremont. He entered the U.S. Air Force in 1935 and was honorably discharged in 1957. He then went to work for Claremont Coca Cola until he retired in 1990. He also worked for the Claremont School District until 2017. Survivors include his wife, Beverly; daughter, Robin Butterfield and son-in-law, Dale Butterfield of Claremont. He is also survived by his grandchildren, Corey Butterfield and wife, Meredith, and Nicole Talley and her husband, Shane; three great granddaughters, Haleigh Butterfield, Katelynn Butterfield, and Cierra Butterfield; one great grandson, Cohen Butterfield; and great great granddaughter, Amelia. He was predeceased by his father and mother Henry and Loretta Janelle; son, Keith Janelle; his brother, Robert and wife Norma Janelle. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Joseph’s Church on Tuesday, June 30, at 10 a.m. in Claremont. Committal service will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery. As Ray requested, there will be no visiting hours. Arrangements are with Stringer Funeral Homes and Crematorium, 146 Broad St., Claremont, NH 03743. To view an online memorial or send a private message of condolence, visit www.stringerfh.com

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.
Allow up to 24 hours for comment approval.