Gertrude "Gertie" M. Ray
95, of Indianapolis, passed away April 21, 2013. She was born October 16, 1917, in Terre Haute, IN, to the late Frank and Mabel MeNeely Blair. Gertie married Clifford E. Ray, and he preceded her in death. She was employed with Curtis-Wright Mfg., Indiana Bell, Mill & Parrot Bakery in Terre Haute, and retired from the cafeteria at Arsenal Tech High School.
Gertie was a member of Grace United Methodist Church where she was a former Board of Trustee, a member of the Methodist Women's Association and the White Cross Guild.
Visitation will be Thursday, April 25, 2013, from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service at 12 noon at Shirley Brothers Wash ington Memorial Chapel , 9606 E. Washington St.
Gertie is survived by her son, Ronald E. (Beverly) Ray; nieces, Sue (Jim) Rick, Barbara (Pat) Ropp and JoAnn Bennett. Two sisters, Hazel Mallett and Verna Hauck preceded her in death.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Indiana United Methodist Children's Home, 515 W. Camp St., Lebanon, IN 46052.