Ethel D. Raymond, 74, of Westborough


Ethel D. RaymondWestborough – Ethel D. Raymond, 74, passed away Thursday, May 17, 2018 in Worcester following an illness.

She is survived by her brother, Dennis Raymond, his wife, Terry, and their son, Dennis Raymond Jr., and her sister-in-law, Diane Peterson, and her sons, Edward C. Raymond, Brian Raymond and his wife, Donna, and their children, and Todd Raymond, his wife, Nicole, and their daughter.

Ethel was born Nov. 25, 1943 in Glenwood Springs, Colo., daughter of the late Mildred (Atchue) and Edward Raymond. She was predeceased by her brothers, Edward L. Raymond and Richard R. Raymond. Her roots were in Westborough, where she lived most of her life.

She worked for several years as a housekeeper for Westborough Nursing Home, Marlborough Hospital and Whitney Place. In 2001, she was the recipient of the National Caregiver of the Year Award from the American Federation of Assisted Living, along with a trip to Las Vegas.

Away from work she enjoyed traveling to the coast of Maine, and had cruised to the Bahamas once.

All are welcome to gather with Ethel’s family Thursday, May 24, at 11 a.m., for a prayer service at Roney Funeral Home, 152 Worcester St., North Grafton. There are no calling hours. Burial will be private at her family’s convenience.

Please honor Ethel with a memorial donation to the Parkinson’s Foundation at

A Book of Memories to share a memory of Ethel is available online at