Mrs. Raaen died April 10, 2012, at her residence.
Born Jan. 25, 1923, in Passaic, N.J., she was the daughter of the late Christopher and Blanche Neild Bockius.
Enid had a deep love and generosity for her family, as well as a heart for the needy. She was a mystical poet and a lover of numbers. She spent many hours every day studying and meditating on the Bible. Above all, she was passionate in her faith and devotion to God.
Survivors include her husband, Dr. Tom D. Raaen of Cleveland; children, Terri Raaen, Eric Raaen and wife, Marguerite, Chris Raaen and wife, Raye Ann, Tina Reynolds and husband, Brad, Trudy Raaen and Claudia Raaen; as well as 12 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to: Joni and Friends, joniandfriends.org; Samaritans Purse, samaritanspurse.org: or Prison Fellowship, prisonfellowship.org.
Condolences may be sent online at hillsidememorialchapel.com.
Arrangements by Hillside Memorial Chapel, Clarkesville.
The Northeast Georgian
April 13, 2012