A sun sets; a sun rises…Thomas M. Raimo, born the son of Frank and Zora Raimo on October 5, 1938 in Kansas City, Mo., beloved husband, father, brother and grandfather, passed from this earth to his new home with the Lord on Sunday the 17th of August, 2014.
He is survived by his wife Mary Francis of 53 years, and his children Mike Raimo, 53 (and his spouse Susan); Lisa Edelman, 52 (and her spouse Dave); Chris Raimo, 52; Kathleen Crawford, 46 (and her spouse Arville); Mark Raimo, 42, and Matthew Raimo, 39 (and his spouse Bethany), all of Kansas City.
He is also survived by 17 grandchildren, including: Marisa, Nina, and Nick Raimo; David, Ellie and Mathew Edelman; Austin, Abbey, Kelsey and Audrey Crawford; Corbin, Connor, Caden, Channing and Chase Raimo, and Miranda and Annebelle Raimo.
Funeral services will be held this Friday, August 22nd, 2014 at Christ the King Church, located at 8510 Wornall Rd, Kansas City, Mo., 64114. Visitation will be from 9:00 am – 10:00 am with mass and graveside services immediately following the Visitation at Forest Hill Calvary Cemetery located on Troost Avenue.
As an inductee of Rockhurst High School Hall of Fame, and in lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Rockhurst High School. Assistance by Funeral Advocates, LLC.