Raymond F. Wylie

May 15, 1925November 12, 2012

Raymond Frederick Wylie of Pocasset and Marshfield died on November 12, 2012 at the age of 87. He was the husband of Betty Jean Wylie. Born May 15, 1925 in Lowell, he was the son of the late Raymond L. and Ellen Jane Wylie. He graduated from Lowell High School in 1943 and served in the US Navy as a Radioman First Class from March 1943 to February 1946. From 1949 to 1983 he was an insurance executive with Kemper Insurance. Ray taught Sunday school at the Weymouth Heights Congregational Church, was a member of the Masons and was a Rotarian since 1987. He was also very active in the North Falmouth Congregational Church.

Besides his wife, he leaves his son, Thomas R. Wylie and his wife Delian D. Wylie of Hingham and two grandsons, Gregory and Daniel Wylie. His sister, Ilene (Wylie) Vinal preceded him in death.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 am on Thursday, November 15, 2012 at the North Falmouth Congregational Church, followed by a reception at the church. Burial will be at 1:30 pm at the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne. All are welcome.

In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to either: NVNA and Hospice of Norwell, 91 Longwater Circle, Norwell, MA 02061 or North Falmouth Congregational Church, 155 Old Main Rd., North Falmouth, MA 02556-2707.


  • Funeral Service Thursday, November 15, 2012
  • Burial Thursday, November 15, 2012

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November 16, 2012

The Wales family is deeply saddened by this loss. Ray was such a kind person, always willing to lend a hand. My son Gregory , as do I, have memories of some wonderful conversations with Ray . He will be missed in our community. Our sincere sympathy to his entire family.

November 14, 2012


On behalf of the members from the Rotary Club of Bourne-Sandwich, please accept our condolences for your loss. We are deeply saddened by the news of Ray's passing and loss of a fellow Rotarian. He will be missed by us all.

We will keep you and the entire Wylie family in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

In Friendship & Sorrow,
Chris O'Brien, President
Rotary Club of Bourne-Sandwich

Len Mihalovich

November 14, 2012

Betty, Tom and Wylie Family. I'm so sorry to hear of Ray's recent passing. Ray was a great guy and I feel fortunate that I got to work with him and know him better as a person (so many years ago).

My deepest condolences... Len Mihalovich

November 14, 2012

On behalf of all of us at Village at Proprietors Green, please accept our sincere condolonces on you loss. Mr. Wylie was a very sweet man and will be missed

With Kind Regards,
The Staff at Village at Proprietors Green


November 14, 2012

Thank you Mr. Wylie for your service to our country, rest in peace.

November 13, 2012

It is with great sadness that we heard of Ray's passing. We will miss our neighbor and fellow Pocasset Golf member. Our thoughts prayers and fond memories are with you at this difficult time.
Bill and Polly Webster

November 13, 2012

Tom, Dee, Greg, Dan and Betty

It was with such sorrow that I heard of Ray's passing. My heart is heavy with sadness for all of you. I hope that your memories of Ray will bring you some comfort. Take hold of those memories you have made together...hold them close to your hearts....and may you know that you will always have those warm, loving memories forever. I will miss his humor and kind and gentle ways.

I will be thinking of all of you at this difficult time and wishing for you the strength and comfort that will give you peace. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Love always,

Annie Grimes

The Staff of Nickerson-Bourne Funeral Home

November 12, 2012

We wish to extend our deepest sympathies at this difficult time.