Feb. 7, 1955 – Mar. 24, 2016
After a long, heroic battle, Raymond Dale Waldo finally found peace on Thursday March 24th, 2016 in Red Deer, Alberta at the age of 61. He is survived by his wife Joanne Waldo; his sons Kristopher (Jessica Kerschbaumer) and Jared (Janine) Waldo; his two daughters, Jessica (Pete Olsen) Waldo and Tennille (Kwaku Ansah) Schell; his grandchildren: Jaylen, Violet, Cameron and Frankie Waldo, K’Senya Schell and Kashytn and Keiryn Pelletier and his siblings: Bob (Doris), Ken (Shirley), Barry (Annika), Calvin (Adele), Bill (Cheryl), Clayton Waldo, and Sharon (Jim) Davis. He is predeceased by his parents Lloyd and Ida and sisters Margaret Gillis and Marlene Deck. The son of Lloyd and Ida (Graham) Waldo, Ray grew up in and around Red Deer, where he met Joanne on the beaches of Sylvan Lake. The two were married in 1978 and called Central Alberta home for 38 years. Ray spent many years in the automotive industry as a salesperson and manager before moving into the oilfield up until the time of his passing. Never one to put himself first, Ray will be remembered as a very selfless, caring man who was always willing to put the needs of others before his own. A Celebration of Ray’s life will take place at the Sylvan Lake Legion on Friday, April 1st, 2016 from 1-4pm. All are welcome to attend and celebrate a husband, father and friend. Cremation entrusted to Rocky Mountain Crematorium, Rocky Mountain House, AB.
Condolences may be forwarded to
SYLVAN LAKE AND ROCKY FUNERAL HOMES AND CREMATORIUM
your Golden Rule Funeral Homes, entrusted with the arrangements. 403-887-2151