Magdaline "Madaline" Elizabeth Gray
GREAT FALLS —Magdaline "Madaline" Elizabeth (Sidor) Gray, 95, of Great Falls, retired from banking, died on July 24, 2013 of natural causes at a local care facility.
A funeral mass will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, August 8, 2013 at Holy Family Catholic Church, with burial to follow at Highland Cemetery. Schnider Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
Magdaline was born on July 23, 1918 in Great Falls, Montana to Frank and Anastasia "Anna" (Janetski) Sidor. She graduated from Great Falls High School in 1936. Madaline married Howard L. Gray in December of 1936 in Fort Benton, Montana. He passed away in 1966. She played piano from 1936 to 1938 at the Miami Club, White Spot and KFBB Radio. She started working 1966 at Central Bank and First Interstate Bank, retiring in 1983.
Music was her main interest, teaching and playing piano.
Madaline is survived by her son, Donald (Sharon) Gray of Great Falls; grandsons Darren (Michelle) Gray of Missoula, Duff (Angie) Gray of Billings, and David (Alissa) Gray of Billings; and great-grandchildren, Hailey and Marina Gray of Missoula, and Dawson and Dustin Gray of Billings.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Anna Sidor; husband Howard L. Gray; son Robert L. Gray; and brother Fran Sidor.
Memorials in Madaline's name may be made to Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 201 44th Str. St. So., Great Falls, Montana 59405.
Condolences for the family may be posted online at www.schniderfuneralhome.com
. SCHNIDER FUNERAL HOME