Raymond L. ?Pepsi? ?Peach? Boord, 80, of E. Rochester, passed away Tuesday, August 21, 2012, in Heritage Valley Beaver.
Born June 7, 1932, in Monongahela Twp. (Greene Co.), he was a son of the late Norman and Bernice (Rush) Boord. Serving in the U.S. Army as a corporal, Raymond was stationed in Germany during the Korean Conflict. ?Pepsi? was a retiree of LTV Steel, Aliquippa, where he was employed in the central store room. An avid golfer, Ray could also be found relaxing while fishing at Brady?s Run Lake. Ray?s family knew him as a good man and a great provider.
He will be sadly missed by his wife of 57 years, Frances L. (Pluto) Boord; two sons, Raymond J. Boord and his wife, Teresa, of Columbiana, Ohio, and Joseph Boord of Pittsburgh; two granddaughters, Shelly and Laura, both of Columbiana and three brothers, Paul Boord, Arleigh Boord and Kenneth Boord, all of Carmichaels.
In addition to his parents, Ray was preceded in death by a son, Steven; two sisters, Alberta and Martha and a brother, Vernon.
As per Ray?s wishes there will be no visitation or services.
Cremation arrangements have been entrusted to Simpson Funeral & Cremation Services, Monaca.
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