The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

February 16, 2013

Betty A. Gray


Star Beacon

MADISON — Betty A. Gray, age 76, of Madison, Ohio, passed away Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, at Tri-Point Medical Center in Concord Township.

She was born in Milton, Mass. to Grace (Remick) Irwin and Alfred S. Irwin on March 29, 1936. Betty married John Gray on Feb. 12, 1956, in Boston, Mass.

Betty was a member of the Mentor and Madison Senior Centers for 30 years, and she very much enjoyed organizing and planning events; she was affectionately known as “Betty Bus Trip.” She was an avid cat lover who regularly donated to the humane society, and did everything she could to help the seniors in her community. Above all, Betty was a homemaker, wife, mother and grandmother who deeply loved her family.

She is survived by her daughters, Deborah Hink of Willoughby, Cathy (Terry) Bryan of Rome and Carol (Robert) Lingenfelter of Thompson; son, Stephen Gray of Madison; grandchildren, Leon Medvec, Kevin, Matthew, Christopher and Kelsey Hink, Emily and Daniel Wilson, BJ and Ronnie.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John; and her daughter, Linda Marie Gray Medvec.

Friends will be received from 4 to 6 p.m., Monday, Feb. 18th, at THE BEHM FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, 26 River St., Madison, with a Memorial Service following at 6 p.m.

Contributions may be made to the family, as well as Madison Senior Center, 2938 Hubbard Road, Madison, Ohio 44057.

Obituary and condolences at www.behmfuneral.com and starbeacon.com.