Mr. Alexander Hray|
NORTH AUGUSTA, SC-- Funeral Services for Mr. Alexander Hray, 82, of Campbellton Drive, who entered into rest Friday, January 18, 2013, will be conducted Tuesday morning, January 22nd at 11 o'clock from St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church. The Reverend David F. O. Thompson Officiating. Interment in Pineview Memorial Park with Veteran's Honors.
Mr. Hray was the son of Harry and Catherine Hray and a native of Warren, OH, having made North Augusta his home for the past 60 years. He was a member of St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church for 59 years and was a U.S. Army Combat Veteran of the Korean War. Mr. Hray retired from E.I. DuPont at the Savannah River site with 37 years of service. He was a proud member of the Jesse C. Lynch Memorial American Legion Post #71 and a past member of the North Augusta Sertoma Club.
Mr. Hray was preceded in death by his brothers, John, Michael, Frank, Harry, Adam and George Hray; and sisters, Ann Cockran, Mary Economus, Virginia Raptis and Kay Siwicki.
Survivors include his wife of 59 years, Elizabeth Warren Hray; a daughter, Elizabeth Hray Brooks (Lorick), Evans, GA; a son, Alexander Hray, Jr. (Cynthia), Spartanburg, SC; three grandsons and their wives, Christopher Warren Maciaszek (Stephanie), Grovetown, GA, Alexander Hray, III (Elizabeth), Jacksonville, FL and Thomas Peyton Hray (Jane), Columbia, SC; two great-grandchildren, Jordan Isabella Maciaszek and Taylor Landon Maciaszek; a sister, Olga Fischer, South Euclid, OH; a brother, Rudolph Hray, Vienna, OH; many nieces and nephews.
Honorary Pallbearers will be members of the Jesse C. Lynch Memorial American Legion Post #71. Active Pallbearers will be Alexander Hray, III, Thomas Peyton Hray, Christopher Warren Maciaszek, Andy Mealing, Mike Osteen, Bob Pate and Chuck Ashley.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Monday evening from 5 until 7.
Memorials may be made to St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 471 West Martintown Road, North Augusta, SC 29841.
Posey Funeral Directors of North Augusta in charge of arrangements (803.278.1181).
Visit the registry online at www.poseyfuneraldirectors.com
Published in Spartanburg Herald-Journal from Jan. 20 to Jan. 21, 2013