Raymond Howad Jessome passed away peacefully at his home in Devon on Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at the age of 88 years., Son of Howard and Edith Jessome, brother of Larry and Richard Jessome, he was raised in Saint John , New Brunswick. He was an officer and a gentleman. Raymond is lovingly remembered by his wife of 63 years, Betty Marguarite, and his children, daughter, Carolyn Scott (James), sons, Stephen Jessome (Jacqueline), Gregory, Barry and Geoffrey (Annette). His grandchildren, Davin Scott, Tyler and Adam Jessome, Travis, Michelle and Heather Jessome, James and Tala Henning and Danielle Jessome. His great-grandchildren Emerson and Jack Jessome, Adeline Jessome and Parker Jessome. During his long career as an RCAF fighter pilot, Ray was based throughout Europe and Canada. Ray loved the out of doors and taught his family the love and appreciation of nature. He was an artist and a poet. He will be greatly missed and forever remembered.