Joseph ‘Bert’ Raymond (1939—2018)

MADAWASKA, Maine — Joseph ‘Bert’ Raymond, 78, passed away on April 6, 2018, at a Madawaska health care facility. He was born on August 19, 1939, a son of the late Telesphore and Cecile (Lavoie) Raymond.

Joseph is survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Carlene (Bourgoin) Raymond; three children, Richard M. Raymond of Madawaska, Cindy Marie Trinks and her husband, Jim, of Connecticut, and Keith B. Raymond and his companion, Eileen, of Connecticut; two grandchildren, Lauren Raymond, and Bryan Trinks, both of Connecticut; two brothers, Gerry Raymond and his companion, Nancy, of Edmundston, NB, and Felix Raymond of Montreal, QC; along with many uncles, aunts, and cousins. Joseph was predeceased by three sisters, Muriel Raymond, Bernice Soden, and Doris Raymond.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, April 12, 2018, at the St. Thomas Aquinas Church in Madawaska. Family and friends may call at the church from 9-9:45 a.m. on the morning of the service. Arrangements have been entrusted to Lajoie Funeral Home. For online condolences, please visit

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