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Arthur F. Gray, Jr.

October 13, 1944 ~ March 27, 2017 (age 72)

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Donovan Bagnoli Funeral Home
339 Southwest Ave
Tallmadge, OH 44278

Arthur F. Gray, Jr., 72, passed away March 27, 2017.

Arthur was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to Arthur, Sr. and Emma.  He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Pittsburgh, and his MBA from Cleveland State University. After college, he moved to the Cleveland area and married his wife of 47 years, Lois (Erzen). Arthur was a chemical engineer and worked at Hunt Chemical, Day-Glo, and lastly Parker Hannifin throughout his 45 career.

Arthur was an avid sports fan, spending many hours watching the Cavs, Indians, and  Browns. Additionally, he enjoyed golfing, model railroading, and participating in Special Olympic activities with his sister, Susan.

He was preceded in death by his son, Arthur F. Gray III and his parents, Arthur, Sr. and Emma.

Arthur is survived by his wife of 47 years, Lois M.; daughter, Cynthia Gray; son, Andy (Erin) Gray; grandchildren, Ricky, Catie, and Cameron; sister, Susan Gray; and brother, Richard Gray.

Services will be held at the convenience of the family. 

In remembrance donations may be made to Special Olympic -All Star Training Club, 701 S. Main St., Akron, OH  44311-1019.


Charitable donations may be made to:

Special Olympic - All Star Training Club
701 St. Main St., Akron OH 44311-1019

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