Richard J. Gray, age 83, died Tuesday (Jan. 16, 2018), at Geneva General Hospital.
Family and friends may call on Sunday (Jan. 21st) from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Kenneth J. Perkins Funeral Home in Gorham. A Memorial Service will follow at 11 a.m. at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Serenity House, 1278 Brace Rd., Victor, NY 14564.
Dick was born May 27, 1934 in Cohocton, N.Y. He was the son of the late Clarence and Dorothea Jewell Gray. Dick was a U.S. Army veteran. He was retired from Seneca-Gorham Telephone Company in 1994 after 30 years of service. Dick worked part time at Haury Farms for several years. He was a former member of the Gorham Fire Company. Dick enjoyed spending time at Angel’s Diner in Penn Yan.
Dick is survived by three sons James (Kristin) Gray, Steven (Kimberly) Gray, and Martin Gray; four grandchildren Meghan, Joshua, Kelly and Emily Gray; the mother of his children, Margaret Gray; one brother, Robert Gray; two sisters Beverly Sick and Mary (Forrest) Dye; sister-in-law, Gretchen Gray; and several nieces and nephews.
Dick was predeceased by four brothers Melvin, Edgar, Charles and Carl; and one sister, Jean King.