Harold Dean Gray

| May 8, 2014

Harold Dean Gray, 78, of Fresno departed from this world on Monday, April 26, 2014 at 10:46 P.M. at Coshocton County Memorial Hospital.

Born February 8, 1936 at Layland, he was the son of the late Walter Dean and Ruth Irene (Croskey) Gray.

A graduate of Clark High School, he served as a Specialist 3 in the U. S. Army from October 22, 1957 to November 13, 1961 as a Field Commo Crewman.

Dean was Manager of Holiday Estates in West Lafayette with his last employment before retiring was in Sales with Pepsi products. Dean was a life member of the Coshocton Elks Lodge #376, a member of the American Legion in Millersburg, and a member of the Coshocton V.F.W. Post #1330. His pastime was fishing.

Dean will truly be missed by his devoted companion of 27 years Charlotte L. Banks; son Randy L. Gray of Fresno, daughter Paige A. Frame of Lore City, grandchildren J.R. (Lindsey) Gray of Daytona Beach, FL, Ashley N. Gray of Hilliard, Chad V. (Libby) Caudill of Pataskala, Raelene A. Frame of Lore City; four great-grandchildren; two brothers Larry (Eleanor) Gray of Charm, Steve (Dixie) Gray of Clark; nieces, nephews and a host of friends.

In addition to his parents, Dean was preceded in death by a son Ricky D. Gray in 1973.

A Celebration of Life will be held at 3:00 P.M., Saturday, May 10, 2014 at the Free Funeral Home, Coshocton.  Calling hours will be held from 1:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M., Saturday, May 10th prior to the services.

Memoriums may be made to the Salvation Army, 219 N. Fourth St., Coshocton, OH 43812.

The online guestbook may be signed at www.coshocton tribune.com.

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