Name: William James Gray
From: The Post Tribune, Gary, Indiana
William J. Gray - Age 89, of Lake Station, passed away in Methodist Hospital
Southlake Campus Sat. March 23, 1996.
Date: Sunday, March 24, 1996
Retired employee of US Steel Gary
Sheet & Tin Mill; member of M. L. McClelland Masonic Lodge #357-Hobart; Ancient
Accepted Order of Scottish Rite, Valley of South Bend, and Orak Shrine.
Preceded in death by his wife, Ida Mary Gray and son, Ronald Gray.
Survivors; 1 daughter, Charlotte (James) Hoefflicker of Lake Station; 3
grandchildren, James & Richard Hoefflicker, Marilyn Steffus; 5 great
grandchildren; 2 great great grandchildren; 3 brothers, Samuel (Sue) Gray of
Merrillville, Kenneth (Nora) Gray of Chicago, Clifford (Mary) Gray of Oregon; 1
sister, Margaret Megquier of Florida; many nieces & nephews; 3 sisters-in-law.
Funeral services Tues. March 26, 1996, 2:30 p.m. at Geisen Funeral Home, 7905
Broadway, Merrillville. Rev. David A Leeb officiating. Burial in
Ridgelawn Cemetery, Gary. Friends may call Monday 2-9 p.m. Masonic
Lodge service 7:30 p.m., Monday.
Memorials are requested to the M L
McClelland Masonic Lodge #357, PO Box 151, Hobart, In 46342 or the Community
Presbyterian Church, 2800 Fayette, Lake Station, In 46405.