Raymond A. Suess – February 14, 1926/August 26, 2012

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Raymond Andrew Suess, beloved father & grandfather passed away August 26, 2012 in Rowlett, TX. He was born Feb. 14, 1926 in New Ulm, Minnesota, the son of Andrew & Catherine (Ubl) Suess.

Retired, Mr. Suess had long careers with both the railroad and the US Postal Service.

His wife of 53 years, Alice Gerasch Suess preceded him in death on Dec. 22, 1999. Surviving are 3 sons & their wives; Randy & Susan Suess, Stephen & Jessie Suess, John & Beth Suess; 4 daughters & their husbands; Mary & Paul Baldwin, Kathy & Tom Smith, Ranee & Rodney Snow, Lisa & Chester Fong; 28 grandchildren & 24 great-grandchildren; and sister, Rosella Berkner.

Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 AM Thursday, Aug. 30 2012 at St. Elizabeth of Hungary Catholic Church, 4015 S. Hampton Rd., Dallas, TX 75224. Entombment will follow at Holy Redeemer Cemetery in DeSoto, TX. T

he family will receive friends Wednesday from 5-7 PM (Rosary will begin at 7PM) at Jaynes Memorial Chapel in Duncanville.

In lieu of flowers please make memorial contributions to the Downs Syndrome Guild of Dallas, attn. Buddy Walk, Team Sweet Pea Savannah, 1702 North Collins Boulevard, Richardson, TX 75080.