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DONALD R. CRAWFORD FUNERAL HOME
Raymond Andrew Bereiter (91) of Hopwood Pennsylvania passed away Wednesday, July 3, 2019 in Columbia SC at the Palmettos of Parklane Assisted Living Community.
Born in Uniontown, Pennsylvania on December 17, 1927 to Andrew Bereiter and Irene Cope Bereiter. He was an electrician for over 75 years at Region Electric, Fayette Equipment, and Fruehauf Corporation.
He enjoyed telling stories, joking around, watching the Pittsburgh Steelers, working in his shop after his retirement in 1994, and was one of 8 children.
Raymond is survived by his wife Regina Bereiter, son Anthony Bereiter (pre-deceased), daughters Arlene Bock and her husband Ronald Bock (Lemont Furnace, Pennsylvania), Debora Stokes (Columbia, South Carolina), Chrissy Denizard and husband Tito Denizard (Columbia, South Carolina); Grandchildren Rhonda Datiz (Lemont Furnace, Pennsylvania), Heather Hensh (Lemont Furnace, Pennsylvania), and Trinity Denizard (Columbia, South Carolina); Great Grand-children Robert Smeltzer (Lemont Furnace, PA) and Dorian Hensh (Lemont Furnace, PA). He has one surviving brother James Bereiter (Phoenix, Arizona)
Friends will be received from 2-4pm and 6-8pm Monday July 8, 2019 at the CRAWFORD FUNERAL HOME HOPWOOD, PA. and Tuesday July 9, 2019 until 11am the hour of the service with Pastor David Herring Officiating. In Lieu of Flowers, donations can be made to the American Heart Association or the Alzheimer’s Association.