Richard W. Gray
JOHNSTOWN — Richard W. “Dick” Gray, 63, of Johnstown passed away peacefully at home surrounded by loved ones on Sunday, Dec. 30, 2007. Family will receive friends on Wednesday, Jan. 2, from 4 to 7 p.m. with a memorial service to follow at 7 p.m. at the Croton Church of Christ, 7 Hartford Ave., Croton, with Pastor Dan Hamilton officiating.
Dick was born Dec. 9, 1944, in Columbus to the late Floyd Emerson and Mary Jane (Campbell) Gray. Dick was employed by Columbus Auto Parts, Tech International and TRW (Kelsey-Hayes). Dick loved his family, the outdoors and his music.
Dick is survived by his loving wife, Judy (Montgomery) Gray; his daughters, Scarlet (Jim) Crane and Nanette (Scott) Priest; granddaughters, Carly Michelle, Aimee Ciara, Shawnee Kristen Crane, Taryn Faye and Sally Ann Priest; brother, Paul Gray; sister, Joyce Hutton; and sister-in-law, Joanne Montgomery; along with aunts, nieces, nephews special cousins and many good friends.
The family would also like to extend a special thank you to Dr. Jacqueline Jones and her staff at Licking Memorial Oncology Department for all their care and support.
Memorial contributions can be made in loving memory of Dick to the Croton Church of Christ, P.O. Box 206, Croton, OH 43013; or to Hospice of Central Ohio, 2269 Cherry Valley Road, Newark, OH 43055. Crouse-Kauber-Sammons of Johnstown is handling the arrangements.