Betty Gray, 85, of Elbridge passed away unexpectedly Monday, Dec. 23 at Upstate Medical Center.
She was born in Auburn on Nov. 30, 1928 and was a lifelong resident of Elbridge.
Betty was a devout Catholic and member of the St. Patrick's Altar Rosary Society. She was a volunteer at Van Duyn for more than 30 years. Betty loved to travel, golf, read, play cards and shop (for a good bargain). She was also an enthusiastic Syracuse University basketball fan. A devoted wife, she cherished her husband, children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Betty was predeceased by her parents, John and Mildred Kellogg and her sister, Helen Swanberry.
Surviving are her loving husband of 64 years, Lawrence; daughters, Linda (John) Tam, of Elbridge, Kathy (Mike) Farrugia, of Auburn, Mary (Don) Bard, of Elbridge and Anne (Neal) Barrigar, of Elbridge; sons, Larry (Janet) Gray, of Alexandria, Va., Mike (Debbie) Gray, of Lakeland, Fla, and Patrick (Mindy) Gray, of Skaneateles; sisters, Joan Chapman, of Skaneateles and Mickey O'Neill, of Venice, Fla.; brother, John Kellogg of Marcellus; 20 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Calling hours will be 2 to 4 p.m. and from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 26 at Robert D. Gray Funeral Home, 49 Jordan St, Skaneateles. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 27 at St. Patrick's, 28 North Main St., Jordan.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Betty's memory to St. Patrick's Parish of Jordan.