Betty I <I>Downs</I> Gray

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Betty I Downs Gray

  • Birth 16 Oct 1922 Delhi, Delaware County, Iowa, USA
  • Death 4 Jan 2012 Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa, USA
  • Burial Delaware, Delaware County, Iowa, USA
  • Memorial ID 83008339

Betty I. Gray, 89 of Delaware, died, Wednesday, January 4, 2012 in St. Luke's Hospital, Cedar Rapids.

Funeral Services: 10:30 a.m., Saturday, January 7, 2012 at the United Parish Church in Earlville, IA by Pastor Jill Mack.
Visitation: 3:00 - 8:00 p.m., Friday, January 6, 2012 at the Clifton Murdoch Funeral Home in Earlville, IA. Additional visitation: one hour before services, Saturday, at the church.
Burial: Pineview Cemetery, Delaware, IA.

Betty was born October 16, 1922 in Delhi, the daughter of Charles and Opal (Hansel) Downs. She married Raymond E. Gray on February 22, 1940. He passed away on April 14, 1970.

Betty is survived by her children: Roger Gray of Delaware, Eilene (Dave) Carty of Earlville, Yvonne (Doug) Helmrichs of Manchester, Darlene Fjelstul of Hopkinton, Marlene (Dale) Jaeger of Hopkinton; a daughter in-law, Karen Gray of Delhi; 16 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren, 6 great-great-grandchildren and one on the way; siblings: Cecil (Donna) Downs, Donna (Verle) Hankins, Shirley (Earl) Lighting, and Kenny Downs.

Betty was preceded in death by her husband Raymond, her parents, Charles and Opal Downs; a son, Ronnie on February 27, 2011; siblings, Don Downs, Dorothy Reiger, and Bernard Downs.

..Arrangements & Obituary: Clifton Murdoch Funeral Home in Earlville, IA.

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  • Added: 5 Jan 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 83008339
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Betty I Downs Gray (16 Oct 1922–4 Jan 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 83008339, citing Pine View Cemetery, Delaware, Delaware County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by H BRAUN (contributor 46848471) .