Cover photo for Raymond P. Pelkey's Obituary
Raymond P. Pelkey Profile Photo
1951 Raymond 2023

Raymond P. Pelkey

February 20, 1951 — July 23, 2023

Raymond P. Pelkey, 72, of Berlin, passed away on Sunday, July 23, 2023 at the Androscoggin Valley Hospital in Berlin after a period of failing health. He was born in Berlin, NH on February 20, 1951 the son of the late Lawrence and Sarah (Harris) Pelkey. Raymond resided in the Androscoggin Valley all of his life and attended Gorham schools. Raymond worked for a variety of local business before starting his career at Brown Company where he worked for 36 years on the paper machines. Raymond loved music, Elvis being one of his favorite artists. In the summer months, the family would rent a cabin at Nay Pond. Raymond enjoyed collecting a variety of items, and had a knack for collecting the less common and some valuable items. He was avid fan of many of the pop-culture films and series, including Star Wars and Star Trek among others. Raymond had a strong work ethic and was a very reliable employee to all those he worked for and in turn was an excellent provider for his family.

Family includes his wife Debbie (Sheets) Pelkey of Berlin; three sons: Norman J. Pelkey of Mesa, AZ, David Pelkey and wife Stacey of Gorham and Adam Pelkey and fiancé Jannet Provencher of Berlin; grandchildren: Landyn, Alexa, Avree, Ezekiel and anticipating the arrival of a new grandson Eli very soon; brothers: Newton, Jim, Ralph, Butch and Steve; and his sister Linda Duchesne. He was predeceased by a son Andy, and brothers Richard, Harold and Lawrence.

A Funeral Service will be held on Friday, July 28, 2023 at 11am at the Bryant & Fleury-Patry Funeral Home, 180 Hillside Ave., Berlin, NH with interment following at Russian City Cemetery, Berlin. There will be no calling hours. Memories and condolences may be shared online at

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Raymond P. Pelkey, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Friday, July 28, 2023

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Bryant Funeral Homes & Crematory - Berlin

180 Hillside Avenue, Berlin, NH 03570

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 42

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree