ORANGEBURG, N.Y. — Raymond K. Coffey, 53, of Orangeburg, died Oct. 23.
He was born and raised in South Hampton. At 17, he joined the South Hampton Ambulance Corps, and a beautiful beginning of an altruistic lifestyle dedicated to answering the call was born. He honorably served in the U.S. Army as a combat medic, a dedicated member of The Nam Knights of America MC Hudson Valley Chapter and 4th Degree member of St Dominic's Council, Knights of Columbus. A career paramedic and educator, he dedicated his time as a volunteer in his community.
He is survived by his sister, Margaret Coffey (Donald Hermance); brother, Michael; children, Nicholas (Ashley), Nathaniel and Brennan; wife, Stacey Damon and her children, Jaclyn and Gianna Pagliocca.
In lieu of flowers, please consider memorial donations in his name to the EMS agency of your choice or The Jimmy Hauburger Foundation.