Barbara E. “Pete” Raimonde
August 02, 1929 ‒ June 07, 2017
Barbara E. “Pete” Raimonde, 88, died suddenly on June 7, 2017 at St. Ann’s Hospital.
She was born August 2, 1929 in Willard, Ohio to Arthur and Lucille (Hatcher) Alt.
In 1952, she married Al Raimonde and they raised 5 children together.
She worked at Riverside Methodist Hospital in the cardiac stress lab and in several cardiology offices for over 25 years.
She and her husband raised llamas and were active in various llama associations.
Barb enjoyed, reading, crocheting, playing cards, but most of all being a loving wife, mom grandma, and sister. Her greatest joy was spending time with family- listening with a kind ear, nursing our needs, and taking us on road trips. She didn’t know a stranger and had a heart of gold.
She was preceded in death by her son, Paul Albert Raimonde; grandson, Greg Wilson; brothers, James Alt and Robert (Butch) Alt; and sister, Carolyn Alt Burris.
Surviving are husband Al Raimonde; daughters Christine Evenson (Bob) of Galena, OH; Lynn Nowjack (Jim) of Westerville, OH; Mary Ellen (Matthew) Wickham of Conifer, CO; Jackie Raimonde of Lewis Center, OH; daughter-in law, Charity Raimonde; grandchildren Katie (Marty) Howitz, Barbie (Kevin) Skidmore, Tiffany Raimonde, Artie Wickham, and Andy Wickham; and sister, Mary Ann Crain.
Friends may call on the family on Friday, June 9, 2017 from 4-7 PM at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, 637 North State Route 61, Sunbury, Ohio 43074. Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Saturday at 10 AM at St. Paul the Apostle Parish, 313 North State Street, Westerville, Ohio 43082. Burial will follow at Burnside Cemetery in Genoa Township.