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Raymond A Marks
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Birth: Aug. 19, 1916
San Francisco County
California, USA
Death: Sep. 12, 2001
Menlo Park
San Mateo County
California, USA

From sfgate.com, September 13, 2001:
MARKS, Raymond A. -- A fourth generation Californian was born in San Francisco, August 19, 1916, passed away September 12th in Menlo Park. He graduated from Lowell High School, the American Institute of Banking and the University of California School of Bank Management. He lived in San Francisco until he retired in 1978 from a lifelong career with Wells Fargo Bank and its predecessors and moved to Menlo Park. Raymond was active in numerous civic, professional and social welfare organizations. He served as President of the S. F. Chapter of the American Institute of Banking, the Central S. F. Association, the Breakfast Optimist Club of S. F., and the Senior Center of S. F., where in 1999 he received the William R. Pothier Award for a Lifetime of Achievement. He served as Vice President of the Salvation Army Red Shield Youth Association and the Market Street Development Project and as Secretary-Treasurer of the Morris Stulsaft Foundation. He was an active member of Congregation Emanu-El for his entire life, serving as President of the Temple from 1971-75, and he remained involved on the Rabbi Alvin and Elizabeth Fine Museum Committee until his passing. After moving to the Peninsula, he became an active volunteer at Stanford University, hosting international visitors at the Bechtel Center and Stanford Museums, and mentoring international students in English. His wife Margaret, with whom he shared 55 loving and devoted years, preceded him in death in 1994. He is survived by a son, daughter, and grandchildren. Family and friends are invited to attend a memorial service on Sunday, Sept. 16th at 2:00 p.m. at Congregation Emanu-EI, 2 Lake Street, S. F., CA 94118. Memorial contributions may be made to the Rabbi Alvin and Elizabeth Fine Museum at Congregation Emanu-El or the Mid-Peninsula Hospice, 201 San Antonio Circle, Suite 135, Mountain View, CA 94040. SINAI MEMORIAL CHAPEL
 
 
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 Parents:
  Jeanette Morse Marks (1887 - 1965)
 
 Spouse:
  Margaret Nathan Marks (1917 - 1994)
 
Burial:
Home of Peace Cemetery and Emanu-El Mausoleum
Colma
San Mateo County
California, USA
Plot: Emanu-El Mausoleum, Niche NW 1-4
 
Created by: Kathleen Clemence
Record added: Jul 28, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74086105
Raymond A Marks
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Raymond A Marks
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