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Raymond "Ray" A. Patzelt

March 16, 2026 March 3, 2015
Raymond "Ray" A. Patzelt
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Obituary for Raymond "Ray" A. Patzelt

Raymond A. Patzelt, age 88, of River Forest; beloved husband of Grace nee Wollenberg; loving father of Ruth (Dr. Stephen) Soppet, Grace (the late Gregory) Pickett, Joyce (William) Liggett, David (Jennifer) Patzelt and Margaret (Frank) Senese and the late Jeffrey; cherished Poppi of Rachel (Peter) Allport and Sarah (Mathew) Ricks, Aaron, Brian, Kyle and Ariel Liggett, Eric, Christopher and Katharine Patzelt, and Natalie and Sofia Senese; Poppop of Henry and Scarlett Allport, and Bowen Ricks. Ray worked for the River Forest School District for over 20 years, retiring in 1991. Visitation Friday 3 to 8 p.m. at Drechsler, Brown & Williams Funeral Home, 203 S. Marion St., Oak Park. Prayers Saturday 9:15 a.m. to St. Luke Church for Mass at 10 a.m. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, donations to St. Frances of Rome School, 1401 South Austin Blvd. Cicero, IL 60804.


Saturday, March 7, 10 a.m.

St. Luke Church 528 Lathrop Ave., River Forest


Friday, March 6 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Drechsler, Brown & Williams Funeral Home

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