Norbert F. Gray
1934 - 2021

Norbert F. Gray

Dec. 20, 1934 - Feb. 15, 2021

CALUMET CITY, IL - Norbert F. Gray, age 86, of Calumet City passed away Monday, February 15, 2021.

Loving father of: Katherine (George) Barron and Norbert (Moriah) Gray; cherished grandfather of Coby Reed and Zane Gray; fond uncle of many nieces and nephews; also surviving is a step-sister Denise (John) Matthews . Norbert was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Joan, parents Joseph and Martha (nee Bocian) Gray, son Kevin Gray, brother Richard Gray; and step-mother Geraldine.

Friends may visit with the family on Monday, February 22, 2021, at the SCHROEDER-LAUER FUNERAL HOME, 3227 Ridge Road, Lansing, IL from 5:00 to 8:00 PM. Funeral services for Norbert will be held on Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at 10:00 AM with Father Patrick Lyons officiating at the funeral home. Norbert will be laid to rest at Holy Cross Cemetery, Calumet City, IL.

Norbert was a long time member of Our Lady of Knock Church, Norbert was a Union Elevator Mechanic for Local 2 for many years, he enjoyed watching all Chicago sports teams especially the White Sox and enjoyed vacationing with family in Minnesota. He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and neighbor. He was loved by many and will be missed.

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Published by The Times on Feb. 21, 2021.
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Schroeder-Lauer Funeral Home
3227 Ridge Road, Lansing, IL 60438
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Schroeder-Lauer Funeral Home
3227 Ridge Road, Lansing, IL 60438
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Schroeder-Lauer Funeral Home
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Please accept my deepest sympathies. I will always cherish my memories of Mr. Gray growing up. He was a gentle giant. I appreciate and will not forget the life lessons he taught me. Thank you, Mr. Gray. Rest easy. Let perpetual light shine upon you.
Ed Wartman
February 22, 2021
Edward Wartman and Family
February 22, 2021
We lived next door from 1985 until July 1999. We seriously just thought of him at this moment and I said to Bob, I'll just google his name!! Unbelievable! So sorry for your loss . He was such a nice man, your mom was a hoot! Condolences to you all.
Bob and Cindy Smith
February 22, 2021