Raymond Joseph Behrend, 83, of Wallingford, passed away Monday, November 28, 2011 at Hartford Hospital. Husband of 61 years to Florence Redenti Behrend. Born in New Haven on March 23, 1928; son of the late Louis & Ann Rich Behrend. Raymond had worked as an expeditor for CT Container. He served our country faithfully in the U.S. Navy. Father of Marc L. Behrend of Wallingford. Also survived by several nieces & nephews. Predeceased by his 4 brothers & 2 sisters.
His Funeral Procession will leave the North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Ave., Thursday morning at 9:30. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in St. Therese Church at 10:00. Interment will follow in All Saints Cemetery. Relatives and friends may call Thursday morning at the funeral home from 8:30 to 9:30.