William R. Gray
Passed away peacefully on Monday, February 8, 2021 at age 83. Preceded in death by his daughters, Lori Gray and Jill Krause; his brother, Thomas Gray and sister Patricia Miller. For 64 years, loving husband of Shirley Marie Gray (nee Johnson). Proud and devoted father of Jeffrey (Laura) Gray. Cherished grandfather of Jonathan and Paul Gray. Further survived by other relatives and friends.
Bill worked as an engineer, specializing in mining equipment. In the late 60's he joined a research group at JEFFREY in Columbus, Ohio developing process equipment for the aggregate industry. In the late 70's he joined TELSMITH holding the title of chief engineer and retiring as Vice President Engineering. Bill led a group of talented engineers designing multimillion dollar aggregate plants worldwide.
Due to COVID-19, services will be postponed until late Spring.
In lieu of flowers, donations to Special Olympics
or Layton Avenue Baptist Church are appreciated.
Published by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel from Feb. 12 to Feb. 14, 2021.