Burdette “Bud” F. Gray, 101, a resident of Kinzua Health Care &

Rehabilitation Center, and formerly of 310 Water St., Warren, PA.

died Sunday, July 16, 2017. He was born May 24, 1916 in Warren,

PA., on Yankee Bush Road to the late Frank W. and Helga Jensine

Gray. He was a lifelong resident of Warren and served with the

U.S. Army Engineers during World War II.

He was employed for 25 years with the Pennsylvania Railroad

and retired from Warren General Hospital Maintenance Dept.

after 18 years employment. He attended the Warren Wesleyan

Church and was a member of the Warren Senior Center. He

enjoyed making yarn placemats. He was an avid hunter and

fisherman. He is remembered for always having a great sense of

humor and incredible father who always put his family first in his


He is survived by 2 Children – James C. Gray and his wife, Karen

of Russell, PA., Nancy K. Dengel of Oil City, PA., 12

Grandchildren, many great grandchildren and great great

grandchildren, several nieces and nephews. In addition to his

parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Ruth B. Kifer Gray

who died August 11, 1997, 1 Son – Burdette D. Gray, 3 Brothers-

Weston (Jim) Gray, Wesley F. Gray, Vernon Gray, 2 Sisters –

Corinne Nobles and June Irvine. Friends may call at the Donald

E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., 304 East Street, Warren, PA., on

Wednesday, July 19, 2017 from 6 to 8 P.M., and on Thursday, July

20, 2017 from 10:00 to 11:00 A.M. when a funeral and committal

service will be conducted with Rev. Marcus Briggs, Chaplain of

the Rouse Warren County Home, officiating, and Deacon Joseph

Lucia co-officiating. Full military honors will be conducted by the

Clarendon/Sheffield V.F.W. honor guard and the U.S. Army

personnel following the funeral service.

Interment will be in Oakland Cemetery. Those wishing to place

memorials may do so through the Warren Unit of the American

Cancer Society, 2 W Crescent Park, Warren, PA., 16365 or a

charity of one’s choice.

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