Monday, March 20th, 2017
Richard Lee Gray Jr., age 66, of Celina, passed away at 7:53 P.M., Saturday, March 18, 2017 at Celina Manor.
He was born April 3, 1950 in Celina, a son of Richard L. Sr. & Verla L. (Miller) Gray, who are both deceased.
Richard married Cynthia Rohrbach, who survives, along with their son and daughter: Jason Gray of Celina, and Jessica (Scott) Stienecker of Coldwater, grandchildren: Whitney and Beau Stienecker, his brother: Garry Alan Gray of Celina, brothers & sisters-in-law: Deb Weaks, Steve (Deb) Rohrbach, Patrick Rohrbach, Neil Rohrbach and Andrea (Mike) Eberle, all of St. Marys.
Preceding him in death were a brother: Douglas Eugene Gray, parents-in-law: Virgil & Victoria Rohrbach, brother-in-law: Bob Weaks, and his brother-in-law Neil Rohrbach's fiancée: Kris Selby.
Richard retired after working 42 years at Federal Mogul in Van Wert, where he was a punch press operator. He was a 1969 graduate of Celina High School, and a member of Celina American Legion Post #210.
Richard enjoyed fishing, woodworking, and spending time with his family and grandkids.
Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 A.M., Thursday, March 23, at W.H. Dick & Sons-Hellwarth Funeral Home in Celina, with Pastor Matt Overman officiating. Burial will follow at Swamp College Cemetery, Celina.
Calling Hours are 2-4:00 & 6-8:00 P.M., Wednesday, March 22, and an hour prior to services on Thursday, at the funeral home.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the American Stroke Association.
Condolences may be expressed to the family online at dickandsonshellwarthfh.com.