Raymond LehtolaSeptember 10,2013
Raymond LehtolaRaymond Lehtola
ECHO LAKE — Raymond “Ray-Ray” Lehtola, 51, died Sept. 4, 2013.
He was born Dec. 8, 1961.
He lived for many years in National City, Calif., with his grandparents Fred and Jean Batterley, and his parents, June and Tom Bohler.
He moved to Vermont with his family in 2008. For the past four years, he lived with his caregivers, Claire and Jerry Delancey on Echo Lake.
He enjoyed car rides, country music, bowling, picnics and music class. He also enjoyed singing Happy Birthday and playing peek-a-boo.
Survivors include his parents, June and Tom Bohler of Brandon; a brother, Jason Bohler of Brandon; a sister, Shannon Bohler-Small of Shoreham; a niece and two nephews; and special friends Claire and Jerry Delancey, their children Michael, Dan, Karen and Darcy, and grandchildren Nate and Ally, with whom he made his home.
There will be no services.
Memorial contributions may be made to Community Access Program, P.O. Box 222, Rutland, VT 05702, c/o Lisa Hewes.
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