NEWTON - Margaret M. Bray, 86, passed away at Bristol Glen, Newton, on Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012. She had formerly resided in Sparta and Madison. Born in Schenectady, N.Y., she was a daughter of the late Thelma (Schafer) and Lincoln D. Meeker.
Mrs. Bray graduated from Duke University with a degree in art and was an artist and homemaker. She was a P.E.O Sister, an avid traveler and was a member of the "100 Country" club.
Mrs. Bray is survived by her loving family; a daughter, Nancy Bray Chipko, of Blairstown, two sons, William Weston Bray III, of Essex, Conn., and Richard Meeker Bray, of Stockton; seven grandchildren; and her longtime companion, Fred Kaiser. She was predeceased by her husband, William W. Bray Jr., in 1993, and a daughter, Sherrill Bray French, in 2006.
Arrangements are under the direction of Newbaker Funeral Home, 200 Route 94, Blairstown.