Gerald McCray
1940 - 2021
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Gerald McCray

Blairsville - Mr. Gerald Clarence McCray, age 80 of Cory Ann Lane, Blairsville, passed away Tuesday, January 5, 2021 at home following an extended illness. Gerald was born May 28, 1940 in Elizabethtown, NY and raised in Port Henry, NY. Gerald was an avid fisherman & woodworker; he was proud of his hobbies. He also loved his family; they were his pride & joy and he gave them all the love he had. Gerald was of the Protestant faith. Survivors include his loving wife; Lois McCray of Blairsville, three daughters & one son-in-law; Kristina Stranger of Newfield, NY., Kathleen & Brian Stevens of Johnson City, NY., Lori Ann McCray of Norwich, NY., one sister & brother-in-law; Janice & Fred French of Newfield, NY. three grandchildren; Shem Owens, Joshua Stranger & fiancé Halie, Amy Stranger,; two great grandchildren; Logan & Emma and several nieces and nephews. Gerald was also predeceased by his mother Laura Swabscin and his brother Charles McCray. No services are planned at this time. In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to the American Heart Association in Gerald's memory. Mountain View Funeral Home of Blairsville is in charge of the arrangements. You may sign the family guest book and send condolences on line at

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Published in Ithaca Journal from Jan. 8 to Jan. 9, 2021.
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January 9, 2021
I will always think of him coming out of that camper and welcoming me. Share your memories with each other. Sending live and hugs.
January 9, 2021
So sorry for your loss Lois. You and Jerry have been wonderful friends for over 40 years. Love you.
Bob and Marilyn Wescott
January 8, 2021
May your memories of the wonderful times you shared with your loved one comfort you and your family, today and always.
American Heart Association
January 8, 2021
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