Raymond J. McCusker

December 18, 2012

Raymond J. McCusker 87, of Vermont Avenue, Rumford died Tuesday December 18, 2012 at Chestnut Terrace Nursing Home. He was the husband of A. Bernice (Stehfest) McCusker.

  Born in Providence he was a son of the late Daniel J. and Celia (Ainsworth) McCusker.
  Mr. McCusker was an Accountant Credit Manager for Furnace and Duct Company before retiring. He was a Marine Corp Veteran of WW  II and served in Iwo Jima. He was a past Grand Knight of the Knights of Columbus, Finnegan Council # 111 and was active in the Boyscouts Troop # 88 of Rumford. He was a communicant of St. Margaret’s Church for 57 years.
  Besides his wife he leaves one daughter; Beth Brunelle of Fall River, two sons; Raymond McCusker, Jr. of Northport, New York and William McCusker of Rumford, five grandchildren; Joshua and Jonathan Brunelle, Katherine, Raymond and Sarah McCusker, two brothers, Leo X. and Daniel J. McCusker and one sister, Marie DiIorio.
  His funeral will be held on Saturday at 10:00 AM. from the PERRY-MCSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 AM. in St. Margaret’s Church, Pawtucket Avenue, Rumford. Burial with Military Honors will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours Friday 5-8.