Frank A. Gray, of Monroe, NY, 80, entered into rest on Wednesday, January 5, 2022, after a long and well lived life.
Frank was born November 4, 1941, in Goshen, NY to his late parents Frank and Mildred Gray.
Frank graduated from Goshen Central High School and moved on to proudly serve on the USS Forrestal in the US Navy. His love of woodworking led him to a career as head carpenter for the Monroe Woodbury Central School District, where he was recognized for his talent, high standards and dedication throughout his 35 years of service.
He is survived by his wife, Mary; daughter Deborah Gray-Torres & husband Carlos; step daughter Anne Spoon; step son Michael Maher & wife Jolan; brother Jerry Gray and wife Nancy, as well as several nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his first wife Sylvia Gray and sisters Carol Minkus and Sandra Weston.
As per his wishes, there will be a private cremation and a future burial with military honors at the Wallkill Cemetery, Phillipsburg.
Memorial contributions to your local humane society or favorite charities would be appreciated.
Funeral arrangements were made by the TS Purta Funeral Home. To send a condolence online go to www.purtafuneralhome.com