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Mary Bray

December 29, 1936 November 20, 2021
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Mary Bray 84 of Utica passed away in her residence with her loving husband and family with her on November 20 at 10:23 PM. Per her wishes cremation rites were accorded and there will be no services. The Burgess Funeral Home is assisting the family.
Mary was born on December 29, 1936 in Peru to Noah Glenn and Elda Emma (Miller) Carter.
She married James Bray in St. Mary’s Church in Utica on February 21, 1953.
She was employed for 19 years and retired from LaSalle County Clerk’s Office as Office Manager.
She was a member of St. Mary’s Church in Utica. She was a past trustee member on the Utica Library Board. A past board member of the Community Center in Utica.
She is survived by: her husband of 68 years.
2 Sons: James Joseph Bray of Granite Falls WA., and Don Vincent (Sandra) Bray of Utica.
5 Daughters: Gwendolyn Bray of Granville., Marjorie (Robert) Martin of Surprise AZ., Cathryn (Joe) Hanson of McNabb, Ellen (Ross) Wilson of Waltham, and Amy (Cas) Eichenseer of Tomah WI.
1 Brother: Robert carter of Boise Idaho.
19 Grandchildren, several Great Grandchildren, and Great-Great Grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by: her parents, and 1 sister; Janice Peterson
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