Edward J. Raynor

Lancaster, N.H. — Edward J. Raynor, 72, passed away in his sleep Sunday morning, Oct. 20, 2013, at Country Village Genesis Eldercare Center, Lancaster, after a long illness.

Mr. Raynor was born in Canaan, N.H. on July 21, 1941, the son of Albert and Rose (Geebe) Raynor.

He was a long time resident of Lebanon and was employed at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center for 38 years. Although he enjoyed fishing and drawing birds and wildlife Mr. Raynor was best known for his wood carving. His award winning work is known throughout the Connecticut River Valley.

He leaves his wife, Sheilah Raynor of Dalton, N.H.; a sister, Barbara Curran of Lebanon; two nephews, Kevin Skinner and wife and son, Josh of Newport, N.H., Dan Curran and wife of Springfield, Vt.; three step-children, Anthony Daisey of Dalton, Harry Daisey of Littleton, Lisa Doenges of White River Jct; several grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

There will be no calling hours or services.

Arrangements are under the direction of Bailey Funeral Home, Lancaster. Please go to www.baileyfh.net for more information or to send an online condolence.