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Obituary for Lawrence R. Gray

Lawrence R. Gray of Depew, NY passed away on Sunday, January 3, 2021 at Buffalo General Hospital at the age of 85.

He was born on February 15, 1935 in Saginaw, MI a son to the late Charles and Whilemina (Jeruskiwicz) Gray. He had attended trade school for interior design. He loved refinishing furniture, hunting and fishing in his younger years, and was a general all around handy man. He also attended the Redeemer Lutheran Church in Colden and was a United States Army Veteran and served from 1950-1955.

He was a pressman for Quebecor in Depew.

He is survived his children: Lorraine (Richard) Walczyk of Caneadea and Richard Robert (Amy) Gray of La Vernia, TX; siblings: Roselyn (Lawrence) Rohn of Merrill, MI, Jim (Anita) Gray of Elma and William (Charlotte) Gray of Norwood, NY; also survived by his by his loving companion, Maureen Catar of Getzville, NY, 13 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren, one great-great grandchild and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

He is preceded in death by his parents; his children: Lawrence Robert Gray Jr., Kathy Ann Gray, and Kenneth Robert Gray; his brothers: Gerry (Geraldine) Gray and Vern (Babe) Gray.

There will be no prior visitation. Due Covid- 19, a Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Interment will be held in Colden Cemetery.