Raymond Joseph Shup, 87, passed away peacefully on September, 19, 2012. Born July 22, 1925, in Wilkes – Barre, Pennsylvania, Ray lived in Chesapeake, VA after serving his country through World War II, The Korean War and Vietnam, until retiring in 1974. He later worked for VSE Corporation.
Survivors include his dedicated wife of 64 years, Margaret, his son and daughter, Raymond and Donna, 5 grandchildren, 2 great granddaughters, his sister, Rose and many other dear friends and close relatives.
At Raymond’s request, a private military honor service will be held at the A.G. Horton Jr. Memorial Veterans Cemetery in Suffolk. Condolences may be offered to the family at www.Altmeyer.com
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, Southeastern VA.
Or join the family for the 2012 Walk to End Alzheimer’s on October 14, 2012, at the VB Oceanfront. For more information on the walk, or to make a memorial donation to “Team Pop”, please go to: www.act.alz.org