Jeffrey Stephen Raithel

September 10, 2019

Jeffrey Stephen Raithel, 59, passed away on Saturday, August 31, 2019, in Pensacola, Florida. Jeffrey was born on December 15, 1959, in Pensacola, Florida. He graduated from Mountain High School in West Orange, New Jersey in 1978. He then joined the United States Air Force and proudly served our country. After leaving the United States Air Force, Jeff lived in Colorado until 2009 and then moved to Pensacola, Florida. He lived life to the fullest by doing the things he loved like getting his pilot’s license and flying Cessnas, working on computers, security systems and cars, camping, hiking and loving all of his family and pets with all his heart.

He is preceded in death by his father, Robert B. Raithel, Jr.

Jeffrey is survived by his mother, Mildred Raithel; brothers, Timothy and Robert Raithel; sister, Sheryl Raithel; nephew, Seth Raithel; and his beloved cat, Bonita.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, September 10, 2019, at noon, at Faith Chapel Funeral Home North with Pastor Randy Hamil officiating.

Burial will follow in Barrancas National Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at 11 a.m. prior to services.

Faith Chapel Funeral Home North is entrusted with arrangements.


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