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Charles W. Gray
  • In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to:
  • Schenectady Community Hospice
    1411 Union St.
    Schenectady, NY 12308

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“So sorry for your loss.. ”
1 of 16 | Posted by: Dave & Dixie Sperbeck - Stamford, NY

“Sally, We are so saddened by the news of Chuck's death. I remember the times long ago when we saw you both. He was a really nice guy. So sorry we...Read More »
2 of 16 | Posted by: Sandy and Mark Gray

“Sally, My thoughts are with you in your time of sadness and loss of your husband of many years. There are no words, just a smile when I think of you...Read More »
3 of 16 | Posted by: Darlene Downing - Cobleskill, NY

“Very sorry of the passing of Charles, wish we could have attended the service this morning. His service to his country is appreciated and will...Read More »
4 of 16 | Posted by: Rick Zeglen & Family - Glenville, NY

“We are so grateful to Chuck (and Sally) for all the help with Mom Helen next door. We remember the story when Helen had sat on a bushel basket full...Read More »
5 of 16 | Posted by: Marjorie & Bob Troidl - NY

“Again to the family of Charles Gray I like the offer more condolences. I work with Chuck for many years he was a good friend. ”
6 of 16 | Posted by: Fran Frantzen - Albany, NY

“So sorry to hear of Chuck's passing prayers are with you all. We will always remember the fun times we had at the basketball games. Sometimes we lost...Read More »
7 of 16 | Posted by: Gloria & Pete Coppolo - NY

“Sally, Tim and family: Our thoughts and prayers to you and your family. We have many happy memories of Chuck and you walking by the camper with...Read More »
8 of 16 | Posted by: Toni and Nelson Daley - NY

“Sally, Barbara and families - I'm so saddened to hear of the passing of Chuck. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. May God comfort you in this...Read More »
9 of 16 | Posted by: Brenda Weaver - Gilboa, NY

“Sally, Tim, Jen, Justin and Zack, Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this most difficult time. We pray for comfort and peace and let all the ...Read More »
10 of 16 | Posted by: Debbie & Vik - NY - Aunt

“Sally and Family, We are so sorry for your Loss ! We loved out time bowling together ! I always looked forward to seeing you and Chuck... May He...Read More »
11 of 16 | Posted by: Debi Benak - Schohaire, NY

“Sally, Tim and family...so sorry to hear of Chuck's passing. A great neighbor to my parents, they sure enjoyed the years you were next door. We are...Read More »
12 of 16 | Posted by: Debbie and Rick Magee - Westerlo, NY

“Sally and Tim, I am saddened to hear of Chuck's passing. He was a great person to know and be around. He will be missed by many. May the memories...Read More »
13 of 16 | Posted by: Celeste Junge - Middleburgh, NY

“John and Kathy share many happy memories of campfires shared with Chuck & Sally at Belvedere Lake. Chuck was always the quiet one who would come out...Read More »
14 of 16 | Posted by: Kathy Walsh - Canajoharie, NY

“Sally, Our thoughts and prayer are with you and your family. Chuck was a wonderful person and will be missed my all. ”
15 of 16 | Posted by: Tim and Kelly Preston - NY

“We pray the love of God enfolds you during your journey through grief.We send you thoughts of comfort. God Bless you all. ”
16 of 16 | Posted by: Terry G. & Doralee Mickle - NY


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Middleburgh- Charles, "Chuck", W. Gray, 64, of Clauverwie, died Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at Glendale Nursing Home where he had been a resident for the past seven months.

Born April 29, 1949 in Schenectady, he was the son of the late Harold and Edna (Claus) Gray.

Chuck was a United States Army veteran, proudly serving his country from 1968 until receiving an honorable discharge in 1974.

He had worked as a welder and machinist, most recently for Hannay Hose Reels in Westerlo.

He enjoyed being outdoors, camping, walking, snowmobiling, traveling, and playing volleyball. Chuck found great pleasure in the time he spent with his grandsons.

Survivors include his wife, Sally (Warner) Gray, whom he married May 8, 1971; his son and daughter-in-law: Timothy and Jennifer Gray of Charlton; his two grandsons: Zachary and Justin Gray of Charlton; two brothers: Harold "Hal" Gray of Burnt Hills, and Gary Gray of Hendersonville, NC; and several nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held at 11:30 AM on Saturday, February 22, 2014 at Palmer & Shaylor Funeral Home, 134 River St., Middleburgh. Officiating will be Rev. Neil Irwin of the North Blenheim United Methodist Church. Family and friends are also invited to a period of visitation to be held at the funeral on Sat., prior to the service from 10 to 11:30 AM. Cremation will follow at Vale Crematory and inurnment will be in Breakabeen Cemetery in the spring.

Chuck's family extends their grateful appreciation to Schenectady Community Hospice, Karen, Corrine, Sandy, and Doug, as well as the Glendale Nursing Staff.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to Schenectady Community Hospice, 1411 Union St., Schenectady, NY 12308.