Lucy C. Gray

Gray, Lucy C.
Age 82

Bellevue, NE. Died June 6, 2013 at the at the Hospice House in Omaha, NE. Mrs. Gray was born February 10, 1931 in St. Paul, MN. She was preceded in death by her parents, Elmer and Carrie Morris; and her brother, Elmer Morris, Jr. She was joined in marriage to Dr. Willis C. Gray of Omaha, NE, on June 18, 1960, at St. Phillips Episcopal Church in St. Paul, MN. Mrs. Gray was very active in the community. She was a member of The Church of the Holy Spirit, and for several years was a member of the Daughters of the King. She was a member of the Bellevue Offutt Kiwanis Club, the Red Hats, and was a former member of the Omaha Chapter of the Links, Inc., as well as the Patriot Guard as a "cager." For many years she volunteered at the Bellevue Little Theatre and the Dean Fricke Food Bank. Mrs. Gray attended Public Schools in St. Paul, and earned a degree in Early Childhood Education from the University of Minnesota. Her career in teaching included employment with the St. Paul/Minneapolis, MN Public Schools; the Omaha and Bellevue, NE Public Schools; and the Episcopal Day School in Sioux Falls, SD. She is survived by her husband, Dr. Willis Gray of Bellevue; son, Willis W. Gray and wife Marina of Austin, TX; grandson Beckett Gray of Austin, TX; and son, Kendall Gray of Omaha. She is also survived by her brother-in-law, Col. Gary G. Gray, USAF (Ret) and his wife Laura of Victorville, CA; and nephew, E. Craig Morris and wife Rose of Lakeland, MN. Also her longtime friend, Beverly Johnson of Roseville, MN. Her loss will be mourned by many other family and friends.
A MEMORIAL SERVICE will be conducted Monday, June 24, 2013, at 6:30pm at the Church of the Holy Spirit, 1305 Thomas Dr., Bellevue, NE. Inurnment will be in the Church of the Holy Spirit Columbarium. In lieu of flowers, donations are suggested to the Church of the Holy Spirit, and/or the Make A wish Foundation. BELLEVUE MEMORIAL CHAPEL
2202 Hancock St Bellevue 402-291-5000

Funeral Home

Bellevue Memorial Funeral Home
2202 Hancock Bellevue, NE 68005
(402) 291-5000

Published in Omaha World-Herald from June 21 to June 24, 2013