Raymond Norman Behnke


AUBURN — Raymond Norman Behnke, 54, was born Sept. 10, 1958, and died peacefully in the loving hands at the Hospice House on Christmas day, Tuesday, Dec. 25.

Ray owned RJK Construction and worked throughout Androscoggin County. He also drove tractor-trailers cross country. Ray took classes at Central Maine Community College, working toward a computer technology degree.

As a corporator for the Auburn Public library, Ray attended many community events. He loved traveling, cooking, playing games and arguing politics.

Ray’s chosen family: Gabrielle, Sean, Sophie and Hadley Wallace; Patricia masonheimer; and special friends, Christine, Quinlan and Paige Dubois, will miss him very much.

Many thanks to the Hospice House, to Shauna McElwrath, Jared Roy and the nurses and CNAs at Central Maine Medical Center on T-3 for their dedicated care of Ray.