Sharon H. Gray

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WATERBURY - Sharon Hill Gray, 74, passed away at the University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington on Thursday evening, Aug. 30, 2018.
Born in Sutton, Vermont, on March 9, 1944, she was the daughter of the late Aldis and Helen (Burnell) Hill. Sharon was a 1962 graduate of Lyndon Institute.
On Sept. 1, 1962, she married David C. Gray in West Burke, Vermont. Following her marriage to David, they lived in St. Johnsbury and then relocated to Warwick, Rhode Island, for 13 years, where they started their family.
Moving to Waterbury Center, Sharon worked at the Northfield Savings Bank where she served as branch manager for 10 years. With her husband's work transfer to Huntington Beach, California, Sharon worked in banking and education. She greatly enjoyed working as an administrative assistant at a private high school in Long Beach before retiring in 2006. In May of 2017, they returned to Waterbury to be closer to family.
Creative and artistic, Sharon enjoyed painting, creating Christmas ornaments, cooking, water aerobics, needlework and sewing. She enjoyed being with, and will be dearly missed by, her family and friends.
Sharon is loved and mourned by her husband of 56 years, David Gray, of Waterbury; their children Julie G. Kiefer and her husband, James, of Middlesex, David W. Gray, of Waterbury; two sisters, Mattie Moses and her husband, Henry, of Lyndonville, Priscilla Hodgdon, of Granby; a brother, Spencer Hill and his wife, Lucinda, of Huntington; her special canine best-friend, Daisy Mae; as well as nieces, nephews and extended family.
Friends may call at the Perkins-Parker Funeral Home in Waterbury on Thursday evening, Sept. 6, 2018, from 6 – 8 p.m. For those who wish, memorial gifts would be appreciated to the (www.diabetes.org) To send online condolences, please visit www.perkinsparker.com or the funeral home Facebook page.
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48 South Main Street / P.O. Box 46
Waterbury, VT 05676
(802) 244-7223
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Published in Times Argus on Sept. 5, 2018
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