Raymond Gerald Gray

Graveside services for Raymond Gerald Gray were held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 15 at the Arriola Cemetery. Mr. David Sitton officiated.

Raymond was born November 24, 1996 in Cortez the son of Carl Dean and Carol Ann (Carver) Gray. He passed away at his home on Wednesday, March 12, 2014. Raymond was 17.

Raymond leaves behind his parents, Carl and Carol Gray of Cortez; siblings, Ricky Dean Gray of Cortez, Sarah Leanne Gray and husband, Chase Moore of White Water, Colo., Wesley William Gray of Wisconsin, Travis James Gray of Cortez, Colby Daniel Gray of Cortez, Lenora Irene Gray of Cortez, Jeremy Isiah Gray of Cortez, and Brendan Douglas Gray of Cortez. He also leaves behind his friends, Zach Sitton, Jonny Lancaster, Garrett Morris, Woodrow Gray, Mark Wall and many other cousins, aunts, uncles and close friends.

Raymond enjoyed hanging out with his friends, riding dirt bikes or riding four wheelers. Raymond also enjoyed going to work with this father logging in the mountains. He was eager to learn his father’s trade and to learn how to fix and repair anything from his four wheeler and motorcycle to tractor and semi trucks.

Preceding him in death are his grandparents, Woodrow Dean Gray, Violet Marie Gray, Gary William Schafer, and Wanda Ann Schafer.

Arrangements were made through Ertel Funeral Home. For further information or to send condolences, log on to www.ertelfuneralhome.com and click on the obituary section.