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Eddie A. Bray

July 14, 1928 ~ May 6, 2022 (age 93)


Eddie A. Bray, age 93, passed away May 6, 2022, in Kirtland.  He was born July 14, 1928, in Dott, West Virginia to George and Mary (Taylor) Bray.

Eddie was a tool and die maker and worked for Brown Engineering Corp. for many years.  He was a member of Painesville United Methodist Church.  Eddie was a volunteer for Habitat for Humanity and Meals on Wheels.  He was also a hospital volunteer and often took his therapy dog, JR, to the hospital to visit patients. 

He enjoyed walking his dog, riding his bike, listening to gospel music, and spending time with his wife, children, and grandchildren.

Eddie is survived by his wife, Mary C. (Dougherty) Bray of Fairport Harbor; sons, Eddie (Judy) Bray Jr. of Grosse Pointe, Michigan, Van Alan Bray of Cleveland Heights, and Mike (Michelle) Humphreys of Concord Township; grandchildren, Tami, Adam, Ami, Mathew, Andrew, Alison, and Joseph; sister, Maxine Sowder.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Joyce Lorraine (White) Bray; his parents; brothers, Fred Bray and Howard Bray; sisters, Florence Bledsoe and Mildred McKinney.

Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 AM, Thursday, May 12, 2022, at Spear Mulqueeny Funeral Home, 667 Mentor Avenue, Painesville, Ohio.  Friends will be received Wednesday, May 11th from 4:00 – 6:00 PM at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Eddie’s memory may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 23215 Commerce Park, Ste #300, Beachwood, Ohio 44122 or to Hospice of the Western Reserve, P. O. Box 72101, Cleveland, Ohio 44192.

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May 11, 2022

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Spear-Mulqueeny Funeral Home
667 Mentor Ave.
Painesville, OH 44077

Funeral Service
May 12, 2022

11:00 AM
Spear-Mulqueeny Funeral Home
667 Mentor Ave.
Painesville, OH 44077


Alzheimers Assn
23215 Commerce Park #300, Beachwood OH 44122

Hospice of the Western Reserve
P O Box 72101, Cleveland OH 44192

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