Grace L. Gray

STEWARTSTOWN Grace L. Gray, 78, died Tuesday, April 29, 2014, at Hospice and Community Care, Mt. Joy. She was the wife of John Wilmer Gray, Sr. A viewing will be held from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Friday, May 2, at J.J. Hartenstein Mortuary, Inc., 19 S. Main St., Stewartstown. A funeral service will begin at 12 noon Friday at the mortuary with the Rev. N. Pat Teaford officiating. Burial will follow the service in Susquehanna Memorial Gardens, York. Born March 19, 1936, in York, Grace was the daughter of the late Lloyd E. and Dora R. (Landis) Kornbau. Grace was a former member of Chapel Hill E.C. Church in Shrewsbury. She was a member for more than 50 years of Eureka Volunteer Fire & Ambulance Company Ladies Auxiliary in Stewartstown. Grace held various jobs in local canneries, restaurant waitressing, and in recent years, full time at Kmart and part-time at Walmart as a greeter. She enjoyed church picnics, family gatherings, and cherished her children and grandchildren. In addition to her husband, Grace is survived by her children, John W. Gray, Jr. and his wife, Lorie of Stewartstown, Christina M. Grim and her husband, Bernard of Dover, and Randy L. Gray of Jacobus; and five grandchildren, Shawn C. Gray, Matthew A. Grim and his wife, Darla, Nathan D. Grim, and Timothy B. and Jeremy D. Gray. She is also survived by five siblings, Victor Kornbau, Naomi Folcomer, Marilyn Leiphart, Mary Ann Matthews, and Adalyn Eberly; and one great-grandchild on-the-way. Grace was preceded in death by two brothers and one sister. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice and Community Care, P.O. Box 4125, Lancaster, PA 17604.

Funeral Home

J J Hartenstein Mortuary Inc
19 S Main St Stewartstown, PA 17363
(717) 993-2307

Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on May 1, 2014