Raymond F. Resta
Date of Birth:  May 11, 1928
Date of Death:  February 27, 2013
Arrangements:

Visitation
  • Stallings Funeral Home, P.A.  
  • 3111 Mountain Road, Pasadena, MD 21122     View Map
  • Monday, March 4, 2013   10:00 to 11:00 AM
Service
  • Stallings Funeral Home, P.A.  
  • 3111 Mountain Road, Pasadena, MD 21122     View Map
  • Monday, March 4, 2013   11:00 AM
Burial
  • Private  
  • N/A      
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Details:
  • Raymond F. Resta, 84 a resident of Pasadena died on February 27, 2013 at his residence.
    He was born on May 11, 1928 in Baltimore, MD to the late Lawrence and Lena Resta.
    Mr. Resta graduated from Baltimore Polytechnic Institute in 1947 and then continued on to the University of Maryland graduating in 1952 with a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering. He received his Masters of Chemical Engineering from John Hopkins University in 1954. He served in the US Army and was stationed in Germany during the Korean Conflict. Mr. Resta worked for several companies during his career as a chemical engineer including Lockheed-Martin, Boeing, General Electric, Hewlett Packard, Honeywell Bulle, and Dale Electronics of Norfolk Nebraska. His work involved the Apollo 13, the Hovercraft, and Americas Super Sonic Transport. He retired in 1987.
    Mr. Resta is preceded in death by his wife of 21 years, Lois Resta.
    He is survived by his brother Daniel Resta, sister Silvia Resta, and nephew Daniel Resta all of Glen Dale AZ, his step daughter Lynn Dolan of Phoenix AZ, step-sons; Peter Dolan of Fl. Lauderdale FL, Michael Dolan and his wife Deborah of Pasadena, his grandchildren; Michael Dolan of Bethesda, MD, Christina Fraser of Pasadena, MD,  Ashley Iglehart of Shrewsberry PA, Corinne Dolan of Pasadena, and Amy Dolan of Pasadena, MD, and his great grandchildren; Felix Dolan of Bethesda, MD, Grace E. Fraser of Pasadena MD and Richard V. Iglehart of Shrewsberry, PA.
    Friends may call on Monday from 10:00 to 11:00 AM at the Stallings Funeral Home, Pa where a memorial service will be held at 11:00 AM.