Richard “Denny” S. Gray of Hampton, VA formerly of Roscoe, NY, a retired heavy equipment operator for Local # 825 in Newburgh, NY died Sunday, July 22, 2018 at the Sentara Careplex in Hampton, VA. He was 85.
The son of the late Richard and Freida Smith Gray, he was born July 1, 1933 in Roscoe, NY.
Survivors include two sons, Ronald Gray and his wife Judy of Hampton, VA and Neal Gray and his wife Jill of Roscoe, NY; one daughter, Mellony Steele of Marshfield, MO; his companion, Vera Gorr; one sister, Penny Beadle and her husband Michael of Milford, MI; ten grandchildren; several great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his wife Marie Gray on December 11, 2002 and one son, Ricky Gray on June 12, 2009.
Visitation will be Thursday, July 26, 2018 from 4 to 7 PM in the Harris Funeral Home, Railroad Avenue Roscoe, NY.
Funeral services will be Friday, July 27, 2018 at 10 AM in the funeral home. The Rev. Bridgette LeConey will officiate.
Burial will be in the Beaverkill Cemetery in Beaverkill, NY.
Memorial contributions in Denny’s name may be made to the family to help relieve the cost of the funeral expenses, Harris Funeral Home, PO Box 8, Roscoe, NY 12776.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Harris Funeral Home, Railroad Avenue, Roscoe, NY 607-498-4929 or 845-439-5200 or visit www.Harris-FH.com