Richard H. Gray, 61, a retired Akron Police Officer
, passed away unexpectedly July 16, 2013.
Richard spent 14 years on the force before a disability caused him to retire in 1993. Rick had many hobbies that he turned in to businesses, including World of Weights, Nick's Sportscards and PaPa Rick's Cycle Riders and Discount Leather.
Preceded in death by his mother, Lillian Gray (Groeber), he leaves behind, his father, Richard Gray; two sons, Nicholas (Shylo) and Rick Gray; brothers, Dave and Tom (Becky) Gray. He will also be missed by his grandchildren, Lilly, Cooper and Louie, plus a host of other friends and family.
Friends may call from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, July 20, 2013 at the Schlup-Pucak Funeral Home, 788 Kenmore Blvd., Akron, where funeral service will take place at 1 p.m. Private inurnment will take place at Northlawn Memorial Gardens.