2011-11-12 / Obituaries

Marie H. Gray

A funeral service for Marie H. Gray was held November 7, 2011, at Brucker-Kishler Funeral Home, Newark, with Pastor Robert Beyer presiding. Interment followed at Newark Memorial Gardens.

Mrs. Gray, age 79, passed away on November 4, 2011, at her home. She was born June 19, 1932, in New Concord, Ohio, to her late parents Frank and Amanda (Weimer) Gibson. She was married to her late husband, Charles R. Gray on January 26, 1952. Marie was a retired cook from the Lakewood School District. She was a devoted member of Jacksontown United Methodist Church where she volunteered at the church’s food pantry and clothing pantry. She enjoyed traveling with her husband to beaches and to the mountains. Quilting and sewing were also hobbies she enjoyed. She is remembered by her family as a loving mother and grandmother.

Marie is survived by children, Charles R. (Connie) Gray Jr. of Hebron, Ronald E. (Michele) Gray of Newark, Connie M. ( Mike) Mirise of Thornville and Jimmy L. (Julie) Gray of Newark; grandchildren, Corey (Tracey) Gray, Clint Gray, Jason Gray, Jennifer (Brandon) Wygle, Justin (Chelsey) Gray, Rochelle (Andrew) Seaton, Zyon Mirise, Brooke (Eric) Gray, Hunter Gray and Hadley Gray; great grandchildren, Jacob, Jordon, Brant, Tinley and Trenton Gray, Brock Hanna, Hailey and Connor Wygle, Jayden and Addison Gray and Kylie Seaton (arrival in December); sister, Mary (Glen) Shepherd; brother, Carl (Judy) Gibson; and her cat, Rummy.

In addition to her parents and husband, brother Glen Gibson also preceded Marie in death.

Memorial gifts in Marie’s name may be made to Hospice of Central Ohio or to the Heart and Lung Association.

The Gray family request online condolences sent via www.brucker-kishlerfuneralhome.com and clicking obituaries, view full details/guestbook entries.

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