Jeffrey Lee "Bugsy" Gray

1961 - 2020

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Jeffrey Lee "Bugsy" Gray, 59, of Mount Blanchard, passed away after a long battle of cancer, on Sunday, June 28, 2020 at his residence. Jeff was born on March 23 1961 in Findlay, OH to the late Richard J. Gray and Marylou (Rader) Gray, and she survives. Also surviving are his loving wife, Kelly (Krout) Gray of Mount Blanchard; and sons: Jacob D. Gray of Palm Coast, FL, Sean P. Gray of Palm Coast, FL, Jason (Brittany) Sanders of Upper Sandusky, OH, and Joshua Sanders of Mount Blanchard, OH. Also surviving Jeff are grandchildren: Holley, Callie, and Ethan Sanders; brother, Joe Gray; and sister, Jeanine (Ted) Kring, all of Findlay, OH. Jeff was a 1980 Findlay High School graduate and worked as the custodian at Riverdale Local Schools for 15 years. Jeff was also an avid Dead Head and fan of music. He loved sprint car racing, reading, riding his Harley, and spending time with his beloved beagles, Winner and Viola. Jeff was also a Cleveland Browns fan through thick and thin, "GO BROWNS!" A visitation and celebration of life will be held on Wednesday, July 1, 2020 from 4:00-8:00pm at CRATES FUNERAL HOME, Arlington, OH. A funeral service will be held on Thursday, July 2, 2020 at 11:00am with Pastor Jim Williams presiding. Memorial contributions can be made to Cancer Patient Services or Riverdale Music Boosters. Online condolences can be made at www.coldrencrates.com.


Service Information
  • Visitation Details:

    CRATES FUNERAL HOME [Map]
    620 N. Main St
    Arlington, Ohio
    Wednesday, July 1st 2020 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM

  • Funeral Service:

    Thursday, July 2nd 2020 - 11:00 AM

  • Service Location:

    CRATES FUNERAL HOME [Map]
    620 North Main Street
    Arlington, Ohio 45814

  • Final Resting Place:

    [Map]

  • Contributions:

    Cancer Patient Services - Gray
    1800 North Blanchard Street, Suite 120
    Findlay, Ohio 45840

    Riverdale Music Boosters - Gray
    20613 S.R. 37
    Mt. Blanchard, Ohio 45867-9783

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To : The Gray Family
Date :Monday, June 29th 2020
From : Shorty Mark Wolf
Sorry for your loss I went to school with Jeff he was always fun around he will be missed RIP Old Friend



To : Kelly and Family
Date :Wednesday, July 1st 2020
From : Doug Bobbie
Jeff has earned his eternal life with our Lord Jesus Christ. May we remember his goodness on this earth. Y'all are in our thoughts and prayers.



To : Kelly and Family
Date :Wednesday, July 1st 2020
From : Janet Feiemoth
I knew Jeff from Riverdale and am shocked and saddened to hear of his passing. He was always pleasant and friendly, often inquiring about my family. My thpugbts and prayers are with you all.



To : Kelly and Family
Date :Wednesday, July 1st 2020
From : Janet Friemoth
I knew Jeff from Riverdale and am shocked and saddened to hear of his passing. He was always pleasant and friendly, often inquiring about my family. My thougbts and prayers are with you all.



To : The Gray Family
Date :Thursday, September 3rd 2020
From : B Pickett
Wishing Jeff nothing but peace since I learned of his passing. I will always treasure the engaging conversations and music we shared.
"Just keep Truckin' on"



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