Formerly from Orange, CT, Raymond entered eternal rest July 10, 2013 after a brief stay at a Bangor, Maine nursing home. Born June 13th 1932 to Raymond O. Brown and Daisy Smith Brown, Ray was a life long resident of the New Haven and Orange CT area until he retired to Bangor Maine in 2007. Raymond graduated from Hillhouse High class of 1950 and soon after served for the US army during the Korean War. Ray was the owner and operator of Center Bake Shop in New Haven, and Nice-n-Fresh Bakery in Bridgeport, CT. Raymond was predeceased by his parents and is survived by his wife Judith Bracy Brown, sister Elizabeth Regan, four step children and seven step grand children.