Raymond Crosby, 52, of Keansburg, died on September
24. He was born in Long Branch and lived in Middle town
most of his life. Raymond worked as a mechanic for
He was an avid golfer, guitarist and music lover. To be
with Raymond was to enjoy the moment. Whether it was
spending time with his sons, playing a round of golf, pitching
horseshoes or attending a concert, Raymond’s joy in
life was infectious. Time with Raymond was time very well
spent and he gave generously of his life and big heart to all
his friends and family. “Everybody Loves Raymond” was a
real-life truth for all those he encountered.
Raymond was predeceased by his parents, Edward Sr.
and Claire Crosby.
Surviving are his three sons, Brian, Steven and Andrew
Crosby; his brother, Edward Crosby Jr.; his brothers and sisters-in-law, John and Trish
Crosby, Paul and Winnie Crosby and James and Diane Crosby; and his nieces and
nephews, Eddie, Katie, Ryan, Jordan, Taylor, Michael, Emily, Brianna, Erin, Meghan,
Connor, Devin, Brendan, and Jillian. Raymond is also survived by his companion, Robyn,
and many lifelong friends.
Visitation was held on Monday, September 28 at John F. Pfleger Funeral Home,
Middletown. A Funeral Liturgy was offered on Tuesday, September 29 at St Mary’s Chapel,
Middletown. Entombment followed at Holmdel Cemetery, Holmdel.
For more information or to send condolences, please visit www.pflegerfh.com.
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