Raymond Anthony Arado, 87, of Grand Junction, passed away Sunday, June 24, 2018 at his home surrounded by his family. He was born January 17, 1931 to Thomas and Mabel (Segale) Arado in Chicago, Illinois. He worked at 1st National Bank of Chicago for 33 years. After retiring, Ray and his wife Susan spent their years with family and dear friends between their Silver Lake and Anna Maria Island homes. Ray was an amazing husband, dad, and papa. He will be forever in our hearts.
Raymond will be remembered and loved by his wife of 53 years – Susan Arado, children – David Raymond and Lisa (Robert) Goril, five grandchildren - Amber (Ben) McNulty, Amanda (Steve) Crowell, Amy (Toby) Hasson, and Bobby (Heather) and Eric (Samantha) Goril, and six great grandchildren – Killian McNulty, Duke Crowell, Jade, Owen, and Ethan Hasson, and Grayson Goril.
A celebration of Ray’s life and mass will be held at 10:00 AM on Saturday, July 21, 2018 at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church with Father German Perez officiating. Raymond will be laid to rest at Grand Junction Cemetery. Contributions may be made in Raymond’s memory to the Caring Circle Hospice at Home, 05055 Blue Star Highway, South Haven, Michigan 49090.