Ray­mond James Hum­mel Sr. of West Chester

Daily Local News (West Chester, PA) - - OBITUARIES -

Ray­mond James Hum­mel Sr., 87, hus­band of Mar­i­lyn McGrath Hum­mel, of West Chester, PA, died Wed­nes­day, Sep­tem­ber 14, 2016 at home.

He was born July 27, 1929 in Val­ley Stream, NY, the son of the late Ge­orge and Caro­line Froehlich Hum­mel.

Ray grad­u­ated from Val­ley Stream Cen­tral High School and at­tended Hof­s­tra Univer­sity.

He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps from 19481952.

Ray worked for IBM and re­tired af­ter 35 years of ser­vice.

He en­joyed gar­den­ing and car­pen­try and was an al­laround handy­man.

In ad­di­tion to his wife, he is sur­vived by his 7 chil­dren, Mary Hum­mel, Nancy Bib­er­acher (Peter), Kath­leen Schroeder (John), Jeanne Sei­dell (Christo­pher Sr.), Ray­mond Jr. (Nancy Pin­sent), Joseph (Kevin Flana­gan), and Ger­ard (Lu­cia Mo­raes); 16 grand­chil­dren and 9 great grand­chil­dren. He is also sur­vived by 2 broth­ers, Robert and Ken­neth (Claire), as well as many cousins, nieces and neph­ews.

He was pre­de­ceased by his sib­lings, G. Richard, Ger­ard, Edgar, Rita and Marie; grand­sons, Brian Daniels and Ken­neth Schroeder, and son-in-law Nate Jack­son.

Rel­a­tives and friends are in­vited to his vis­i­ta­tion from 10:00-11:00am on Mon­day, Oc­to­ber 10, 2016 at SS Peter & Paul Church 1325 Boot Rd. West Chester, PA 19380; fol­lowed by his Fu­neral Mass at 11:00am.

His body was do­nated to Sci­ence and will be in­terred next year at St. Boni­face Ceme­tery, El­mont, NY.

In lieu of flow­ers, con­tri­bu­tions may be sent to St. Vin­cent de Paul Con­fer­ence, c/o St. Joseph Church, 1346 Broad­way, Hewlett, NY 11557.

Ar­range­ments by Del­laVec­chia, Reilly, Smith & Boyd Fu­neral Home, Inc. 610696-1181, www.Del­laFH.com.

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