He was born in Whitelaw, town of Lenox, NY, to his late parents, Dahlia (Wuillez) and Edward Ackerman, on March 21, 1917.
Raymond was a self employed carpenter, a man with many talents. He was
a member of the Whitelaw Presbyterian Church; Card Club; the Oneida Lake
Community Club; and he was an avid fisherman.
Predeceased by his loving wife, the former Valarie Hardy in 2003; his brothers
Surviving are his children, Raymond and Sonia Ackerman, James and Lilly
Ackerman, Richard and Cynthia Ackerman, Joan Effland, and Jerri and Marc
Hemboch; 16 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren; and great-great
grandchildren; several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Services will be held on Saturday April 18, 2015 at 11 a.m. in Whitelaw
Graveside services will be at the convenience of the family in Whitelaw
Arrangements by Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home.