- Born: 22 January 1920, Massachusetts 6502
- Marriage: Doris A. Lindsey
- Died: 30 October 1985, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts at age 65 6502,6503
Friday, November 1, 1985
RAFTES - Of Braintree, formerly of Hyde Park, October 30, George Raftes, beloved husband of Doris (Lindsey) Raftes, father of Barbara Kearney of Marshfield, Marie Raftes of Norwood, and John Raftes of Marshfield. Beloved grandfather of 10 and brother of John Raftes of Moss Hill, Jamiaca Plain.
Funeral from the Crosby and Lawler Funeral Home, 1803 Centre St., West Roxbury, Saturday, November 2, at 9 a.m. Funeral services at the Chapel of the Greek Cathedral, 162 Goddard Avenue, Brookline, at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends are invited. Visiting hours Thursday evening 7-9 p.m. and Friday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Interment Mt. Hope Cemetery.
Retired member of the Roofer's Union Local 33.
• He had a residence in Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts.
George married Doris A. Lindsey, daughter of Albert Elmer Lindsey and Minnie B. Larrabee. (Doris A. Lindsey was born 9 August 1922 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts 6500,6501 and died 24 January 2010 in Norwood, Norfolk County, Massachusetts 6500,6501.)