Katherine (Chandler) Gray
Date of Passing:
Gray, Katherine, (Chandler), 86, of Samoset Avenue, died peacefully on January 8, 2011 surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of George E. Gray.
Born in Holbrook, MA, a daughter of the late Leslie and Mabel (Gorman) Chandler, she lived in Barrington for 33 years and Holly Hill, FL for 27 years.
Mrs. Gray was the Vice President of Gray Jewelers, Barrington for 18 years before retiring in 1983. Katherine was a member of the Daytona Beach Palmetto Club, the Museum of Arts & Sciences and the Symphony Club.
Besides her husband of 61 years, she is survived by a daughter; Nancy D. Moore of Honolulu, HI, two sons; George L. Gray and his wife Tammy of Barrington and Stephen T. Gray and his wife Ellen of Barrington, seven grandchildren and two great grandchildren. She was the sister of the Agnes Stinson and Leslie Chandler Jr.
A Celebration of her life will be held on Wednesday January 12 in the W. RAYMOND WATSON FUNERAL HOME, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside at 12 noon. Calling hours are Wednesday morning 10-12 noon. Burial will be held in Forest Chapel Cemetery.
Flowers are respectfully omitted. Contributions in Katherine’s memory to the Visiting Nurse of Newport, 1184 East Main Road, Portsmouth, RI, 02871 would be deeply appreciated.