After a brief illness, Mario Raimondi passed away on January 7, 2022. Mario was born in Brooklyn, NY. Mario was an Army veteran who served at the end of WWII during the Occupation of Japan. He was also stationed in Korea until his honorable discharge in October 1947.
Mario was a life member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and served as New York State Commander from 1991-92. He was a longtime advocate for veteran’s rights and as a member of the Military Order of the Cootie, he volunteered countless hours at the VA Medical Centers.