The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

November 13, 2012

Lasky, 85


Enid News & Eagle

— Raymond Lasky will celebrate his 85th birthday with a private family celebration at the Rib Crib in Enid. Cards may be sent to 2618 Mt. Vernon Rd., Enid, OK 73703.

Raymond was born Nov. 20, 1927, in Washington, D.C., the son of Louis and Lena Lasky.

He is a 1945 graduate of Roosevelt High School, Washington, D.C., and a 1951 graduate of George Washington University, Washington, D.C.

He married Diane Lemon Jan. 31, 1976, in Rockville, Md.

He worked for Vitro Industries in Maryland; Department of Justice in Washington, D.C.; Department of Corrections in Washington, D.C., for 24 years.

He served in the U.S. Army from 1945 to 1948, in Bremen, Germany; Hamburg, Germany; and Walter Reed Hospital in Washington, D.C., as a medic.

He is a member of Liberty Southern Baptist Church, has been a member of Collington Lodge 230 Masonic Lodge in Bowie, Md., since 1954, was a NARFE officer and member of R.S.V.P. He also served as a volunteer of the Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center.

His children are David Lasky, Chantilly, Va., and stepson, Keith Lemon, Wichita, Kan. He has six grandchildren and three stepgrandchildren.