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Raymond R. Kisch

April 7, 1927 ~ September 12, 2021 (age 94)

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Raymond R. Kisch, 94, of Naples, Florida, formerly of Rock Island, passed away Sunday, September 12, 2021.  

A graveside service will be held at 12:00 pm on Sunday, September 19, 2021 at Hebrew Cemetery, Rock Island. The family is requesting that all attendees wear a face mask. Memorials may be in care of The Carlisle Assisted Living, Naples, Florida.  

Raymond was born on April 7, 1927 in New York City, New York, a son of Albert and Marion (Snyder) Kisch. He married Judith Vivian Katz on December 26, 1949 in New York. 

Mr. Kisch was an attorney for Deere & Company for many years. He thoroughly enjoyed reading, especially The Wall Street Journal, and exercise. Raymond also had an infectious smile that would light up any room.  

Those left to cherish his memory are his children, Phyllis (Steven) Schwindt, Marco Island, Florida and Victor (Pamela) Kisch, Portland, OR; grandchildren, William (Cara) Schwindt, Chicago, IL, Andrew (Megan) Schwindt, Minneapolis, MN and Elizabeth Kisch, New York City, NY; greatgrandchildren, Jude and Lyla Vivian; and brother, Gilbert Kisch, Tuscon, AZ.  

Raymond was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Judith Vivian; and brothers, Warren and Edward Kisch.  

Online condolences may be left for the family at  



Graveside Service
September 19, 2021

12:00 PM
Hebrew Cemetery
2715 30th Street
Rock Island, IL 61201

Please note
The family asks that everyone attending the graveside to please wear a face mask.
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