Raymond J. Parish, 80, of Raccoon Twp., passed away peacefully at home on Monday, January 31, 2022 surrounded by his loving family.
He was born on June 21, 1941 in Rochester, PA, a son of the late William Oscar and Anna (Stanley) Parish. Raymond was retired from J&L Steel where he worked as a millwright. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Woodlawn; and he was a member of the Aliquippa Elks Lodge 1221. He was also very active in youth sports in Raccoon Twp. Where he served as a coach for many years.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Raymond J. Parish, Jr.; and 14 brothers and sisters.
Raymond is survived by his beloved wife, JoAnn (Stotler) Parish; four children, Joni Lynne Smith; Jerry Lee Parish; Jason Jimmy Parish; and Elizabeth Jane Costa; 9 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren; and his dogs, Mya and Bella.
Friends will be received on Sunday from 1pm to 5pm in Darroch Cremation and Funeral Tributes, Inc., 2640 Mill Street, Aliquippa www.darrochfuneralhome.com
A Funeral Service will be held on Monday at 11am in the First Baptist Church of Woodlawn, 2107 McMinn Street, Aliquippa, with Pastor Howard Irwin officiating.
Interment will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery.