John Raymond passed away on September 26, 2017 at his home surrounded by his family. John was a kind man who was loved and respected by so many. John was a decorated Marine who served in Vietnam from 1966 to 1968. John also worked at Mare Island Shipyard for several years thereafter. John enjoyed going on family vacations to Hawaii, Disneyland and camping in the California Redwoods. John had a passion for building hot rods, watching sports games especially the 49ers, BBQing ribs, and going on camping trips with family and friends. He was so proud and felt blessed to have his children and grandkids which was reflected in his picture collage in his man cave. John was a husband, dad, papa, best friend, coach and mentor to so many people. John is survived by wife, Lark, son, Johnnie (wife Marla) and daughter, Wendy (husband Tom), five grandchildren, and sisters Mary Evans and Jen Spalding.