Raymond Paul Justice, Jr., age 58, of Coraopolis, PA, passed away peacefully at his residence on Friday, September 13, 2013 due to a long courageous battle with lung cancer. He was born on January 28, 1955 in Mount Clemens, MI the son of Raymond Paul Justice Sr. and Jessie G. (Farris) Justice.
Raymond attended Southeast High School, and is originally from Diamond, OH. Ray married Sherry A. Malter on February 7, 2005 and they have enjoyed 8 years of marriage together. He worked as a Self employed truck driver for 40 years before retiring in May of 2013. Raymond has lived in Coraopolis for the past 16 years.
He was a member of Deerfield Charity Lodge #530, and was a long time member of the Owner Operator Independent Drivers Association (OOIDA). Raymond enjoyed truck driving, hunting, fishing, cooking, RVing, and riding his motorcycle. Ray is preceded in death by 1 infant sister: Garnet Justice, and his grandparents: Doc & Helen Burgess and Hattie & Ross Justice.
Memories of Raymond will be carried on by his loving family; his wife Sherry A. Justice of Coraopolis, PA, Step Father & His mother: George & Jessie Straight of Diamond, OH, 1 daughter Ashley Justice of Heber Springs, AR; 2 sons Jason Justice of Benton, IL, Brandon Justice of Heber Springs, AR; 2 sisters Eileen Zenisek of Rockwell, NC, Debra Angelo of Newton Falls; 2 brothers David & Donna Justice of WV & Craig Straight of Diamond; and his 3 grandchildren.
Funeral Services will be at the James Funeral Home in Newton Falls on Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 11:00AM with Pastor Dan Tayman officiating the service. Masonic services will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 6:30PM and calling hours will be from 7:00 to 9:00PM. Ray will be laid to rest at Palmyra West Cemetery in Diamond, OH.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that all donations please be made to the American Cancer Society 525 North Broad Street Canfield, OH 44406 in memory of Raymond P. Justice Jr.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the James Funeral Home, 8 East Broad Street, Newton Falls, OH 44444 (330)872-5440. Family and friends may view this obituary online or to send condolences to the family please visit us at www.jamesfuneralhomeinc.com
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