Silver Spring

RAICHE, Bernard


Bernard Raiche, Ed.D., J.D. (Age 74)

On Sunday, January 20, 2019, of Olney, MD.  Beloved husband of Jean Raiche; loving father of Katherine Raiche; brother-in-law of Lloyd Adams and his wife Judy. Also survived by cousins and nieces. During his life, he held a number of clinical and administrative positions in psychiatric and rehabilitation agencies. He also taught in graduate counselor education programs at Marquette and Loyola Universities. He obtained his J.D. later in life and enjoyed the opportunity to serve others in a legal capacity. Bernie also served on the NAMI Maryland Board of Directors, Maryland Medical Reserve Corps, Disaster Mental Health and Maryland Medical Reserve Corps. His interests included photography, being a great dad, husband and serving others. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard West, Silver Spring, MD, on Saturday, January 26, 2019 from 12:30 to 1 p.m., where a Memorial Service will be held at 1 p.m.  Memorial contributions may be made to PLAN of Maryland – D.C., Inc., 604 S. Frederick Avenue, Suite 411, Gaithersburg, MD, 20877 or to The Siena School Scholarship Fund, 1300 Forest Glenn Road, Silver Spring , MD 20901.