MAYVILLE - Robert E. Raynor, 77, formerly of Mayville, died Monday, Sept. 24, 2012 at Snyder Memorial Health Care Center in Marienville, Pa.
He was born Feb. 26, 1935 in Westfield, N.Y., the son of the late Magnus and Edna Smith Raynor.
Bob owned and operated Raynor Chrysler Plymouth in Westfield with his brother Ronald and owned and operated Raynor Enterprises with his son Daniel.
Robert E. Raynor
He was a life member of the Chautauqua Lake Snowmobile Club in Mayville and a member of the Westfield-Mayville Rotary Club, Westfield Moose Club, Lakewood Rod and Gun Cub and the Town of Chautauqua Historical Club.
Bob enjoyed snowmobiling, motorcycling, traveling and most of all his family, which meant everything to him.
He is survived by his daughter, Julie (David) Treadway of Dewittville; two sons, Steven Raynor of Jamestown and Daniel (Dee) Raynor of Mayville; six grandchildren, Emily, Elizabeth, Molly (Justin), Tricia (Norm), Nick (Angela) and Benjamin (Brittany); four great-grandchildren; a sister, Sandra (Joseph) DeJoe of Portland; and a brother, Ronald (Frances) Raynor of Mayville.
He was preceded in death by his wife, JoAnne Ames Raynor, whom he married July 11, 1953 in Mayville and who died Oct. 8, 2006.
The funeral service was held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 26 in the Freay Funeral Home, Mayville. Lisa Stalter, Bob's niece, officiated. Burial was in the Portland Evergreen Cemetery.
The family received friends from 1 to 2 p.m. prior to the funeral, Wednesday in the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to, Alzheimer's Association Western New York Chapter, 2805 Wehrle Drive 6, Williamsville, N.Y. 14221.