Raymond Joseph Bianchi
Raymond Joseph Bianchi, 88, husband of Carol Rupp Bianchi passed away Nov. 9, 2019 in Lexington, KY. Born to the late Peter and Linda DeDionisio Bianchi Feb. 4, 1931 in Erie, PA, he moved to Lexington, Ky in 2008. Mr. Bianchi was a U.S. Army veteran. He was a graduate of Gannon Univ., completed first year at Pitt Law School, and worked many years at Erie Insurance Co. as a litigation manager. After leaving Erie Insurance he owned a Subaru dealership in Monroeville, Pa and retired to Somerset, Ky before moving to Lexington. He enjoyed golf, sailing and swimming. In addition to his wife of 52 years, he is survived by his son Kevin (Catherine) Kavanagh, MD; grandchildren, Sean (Jennifer) and Scott (Lori) Kavanagh, Lindsay Calderon, PhD; great-grandchildren, Mallory, Rowan, Keaton, Max, Logan Kavanagh; Nicole Calderon and siblings, Edward and Gloria Bianchi. Besides his parents, he was predeceased by brothers, Anthony, Peter, Robert Bianchi. Graveside service Thurs., Nov. 21, 2019 at 2:30pm, Camp Nelson National Cemetery, Nicholasville, KY. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Lexington Humane Society (https://www.lexingtonhumanesociety.org/) and The Sage Foundation for Dogs Who Serve (http://sagefoundationfordogs.org/).
Published on November 13, 2019


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Ron Wisniewski
Nov 23, 2019
I just found out about Ray’s passing when, ironically, l was paying my respects to his older brother Edward. I was a next-door-neighbor to Ray and his family in Erie,Pa. My deepest condolences to Ray’s family. He was a very driven man with strong convictions. Rest In Peace Ray