MANISTIQUE - Theresa J. Gray, 83, of Evergreen Shores, Indian Lake, Manistique, Mich., passed away Thursday morning, April 18, 2013, at the Schoolcraft Medical Care Facility in Manistique.
She was born July 26, 1929, in Manistique, the daughter of Jacob and Florence (McCarney) Weber. She was a graduate of St. Francis de Sales School and Manistique High School with the Class of 1946.
On Nov. 16, 1946, the former Theresa J. Weber married Lloyd E. Gray at St. Francis de Sales Church in Manistique. They made their home and raised their family in Manistique. Lloyd preceded her in death on Aug. 29, 2007.
Theresa J. Gray
Theresa was employed at the Schoolcraft County Sheriff's Department as the jail matron and cook for 30 years, retiring in 1984.
She was a member of St. Francis de Sales Church in Manistique, the Women of the Moose in Manistique and the Manistique Elkettes. Theresa was an avid Packer fan and enjoyed bowling, spending time with her family, and socializing with friends.
Theresa is survived by her children, Michael (Diane) Gray of Manistique, Glenadine "G.G." (Gary) MacGregor of Kingman, Ariz. and Kay (Charles) Hinkson of Manistique; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; brother, Robert Weber of Wisconsin; along with nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her four brothers, Roy and Clayton Riley and Donald and Homer Weber and one sister, Glenadine Foye-Hall.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, April 20, 2013, from noon to 2 p.m., at the Messier-Broullire Funeral Home in Manistique. Funeral services will follow at 2 p.m., in the funeral home with Father Glenn Theoret officiating.
Burial will be held in the Fairview Cemetery at Manistique.
Memorial donations may be directed to the St. Francis de Sales School Education Foundation. Online condolences may be expressed at www.mbfuneral.com.