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Keith R. “Raymond” Gotte

Keith R. “Raymond” Gotte


Keith R. “Raymond” Gotte, 80, of Dansville, N.Y., passed away on Sunday, May 29, 2022 at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester.

He was born on March 14, 1942, in Utica, N.Y., to the late John and Priscilla (St. Dennis) Gotte.

Raymond was employed many years as a department manager of maintenance and housekeeping at the University of Rochester College.

He enjoyed dancing, gardening, taking care of his home and property and woodworking. He had a strong love of animals especially his current dog ”Jake”.

He is survived by 2 brothers, Dennis (Nancy) Gotte of Rochester, Linwood “Lenny” (Elaine) Gotte of Utica; sister-in-law, Linda Gotte of Utica; along with numerous nieces, nephews, great- and great-great-nieces and nephews and cousins.

Along with parents, he is preceded in death by his partner, Roger Davies, who passed away in October of 2010; siblings, Salvatore Gotte, Yvonne “Honey” (Paul) Florentino, Alfred Gotte, John Gotte II, Aline (Carmen) Lee and Kenneth Gotte,

A Celebration of Raymond’s Life will be held on June 25 at 9849 Hunt Hollow Road, Hunt, NY 14846 at 1 p.m., followed by food and fellowship until 4 p.m.

He will be laid to rest in Forest Hill Cemetery in Utica, N.Y.

Memorial contributions may be made to any local Humane Society of your choice.

For more information, please call (585) 237-2626 or to leave a message of condolence, visit Arrangements completed by Eaton-Watson Funeral Home, LLC, 98 North Main Street, Perry, NY 14530.

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