Raymond Paddock

April 10, 1930 - Oct. 28, 2006

Raymond Paddock, 76, of the town of Waukesha, died Saturday, Oct. 28, 2006, at Waukesha Memorial Hospital.

He was born in Elkhorn on April 10, 1930, to Charles and Mary (nee Lind) Paddock. He was a 1949 graduate of Elkhorn High School. He had worked at Ladish Company from 1956 until his retirement in 1992.

On March 16, 1957, he married the former Eve Olson in Delavan. He was a member of the Greater Milwaukee Carvers Association and a member of Waukesha Elks Lodge B.P.O.E 400. He had been a member of Salem United Methodist Church since 1976.

He is survived by his wife of 49 years and best friend, Eve of Waukesha, along with their children, Jeff (Bobbi) Paddock of East Troy and Debbie (Duane) Domagalski of Eagle. He is the loving grandfather of Sydney and Chase Paddock of East Troy; dear brother of James (Estelle) Paddock of Mukwonago and Jean (Don) Hummel of Delavan; and is further survived by the dearest of cousins, nieces, nephews, the best of friends and neighbors and his special four-legged companions, Berkeley, Stevie, Lucky and Sara. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother-in-law, Wally Olson.

Visitation will take place from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. today, Nov. 1, with a Lodge of Sorrow service at 7:45 p.m., at Salem United Methodist Church, 541 Highway 59, Waukesha. Visitation continues from 10 a.m. until the funeral service at 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 2, at the church. Graveside services will follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery in Tibbets.

Memorials in Raymondís name are appreciated to Cure Autism Now Foundation, 5455 Wilshire Blvd. #2250, Los Angeles, CA 90036, or Salem United Methodist Church, 541 Highway 59, Waukesha, WI 53186.

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