Raymond was born in Philadelphia, PA. At an early age, his father, Raymond, and mother, Angela, moved to Jacksonville, FL. He would attend school high school at Nathan B. Forrest High on the Westside of Jacksonville. He played baseball at Forrest and would eventually go on to play at St. John’s County Community College in Palatka
In 1971, Raymond’s son, Ryan, was born in Jacksonville. Raymond moved back to Philadelphia, where he met his beloved wife, Debra. They were married in 1980. In 1985, Raymond’s beautiful daughter, Amanda was born in Philadelphia. In 1992, the family moved back to Jacksonville, FL.
Raymond loved to golf and watch his favorite sports teams. He especially loved going to the beach with his girls, where they would fish from the surf or the jetties. He loved his family and loved to stay in contact with old friends from school and his youth. He enjoyed catching up over a Budweiser and reminiscing about the “good ole days.”
Raymond is also survived by his two grandsons, Maximus and Julian, both 2 years old Raymond loved spending time and reading to them. He also leaves his daughter in-law Danielle and son in-law Jason and his siblings, Robert (Cheryl) and Deborah and 2 nieces and 2 nephews.
In Lieu of Flowers, please make a donation in Raymond Madonna's name to the American Heart Association at