Ronald (Ron) Bray

July 12, 1936 - February 8, 2011

Ronald (Ron) Bray, age 74, of Celina, Texas, passed away February 8, 2011, in Plano, Texas due to illness. Ron was born July 12, 1936, in Kansas City, Missouri, to Eugene B. and Mary (Stevens) Bray. He attended private Catholic school at Bishop Hogan in Kansas City Kansas and went on to attend Donnelly College in Missouri where he graduated and obtained his Associates in Arts degree in 1955. He spent most of his career employed by 3M from which he retired. Ron will be remembered by those close to him as a musician, artist and car enthusiast. He is survived by his sons, Mark S. Bray and wife, Melisa of The Colony, Texas, Charles Bray and wife, Nicki of Plano, Texas, and Craig Bray also of Plano; daughter, Laura Bray of Plano, Texas; four grandchildren, Jason Bray and wife, Rachael of Bastrop, Texas, Leah Bray of Dallas, Texas, Whitney Bray of Tulsa, Oklahoma, and Hunter Bray of College Station, Texas; and brother, Jim Bray of Prairie Village, Kansas. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Bob Bray. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:30 a.m., Saturday, February 12, 2011, at Prince of Peace Catholic Church in Plano, Texas. A private interment will follow at Ridgeview Memorial Park in Allen, Texas. Family and friends are invited to the funeral home at their convenience on Friday to pay their respects and to sign the register book.

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May you find comfort in knowing friends are keeping you and your family in their thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. With deepest sympathy, Patty & Ron Nash Patty Nash, February 11, 2011