Obituaries » Raymond Colton
April 9, 1946 – March 31, 2020Obituary Viewed 669 times
Raymond Colton (73) of Lakeland FL passed away peacefully at home on March 31, 2020.
Ray was born in Hartford CT on April 9, 1946 to his parents Charles M Colton and Katherine Kelsey Colton.Ray worked in the family insurance agency in CT before moving to FL. He worked in sales in FL for many years before working for the Florida Presbyterian Homes in their Carpentry and Transportation Departments. He was an an fisherman and loved camping and especially loved traveling in his RV after he retired.
Ray is survived by his wife of 52 years Marjorie Howe Colton; one brother Charles L Colton and wife Nancy of Granby CT and his sister Lucretia Tyler Calabrese and husband Paul of Newington CT. He leaves one daughter Kerry Hatfield of Lakeland FL, four grandchildren, Daniel Colton and Jazmine Dent of Belfry KY and Michael Krack and Amberlynn Krack of Titusville FL and one great granddaughter Isabella Evans of Belfry KY. Also two nieces and two nephews.
The family is honoring Ray’s request not to have a funeral service.