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Esther Marjorite Gray

January 20, 2017

~ Knight of the National Order of the Legion of Honour ~ - awarded in 2014 by the Government of France in gratitude for her professional involvement as a Canadian Army Nursing Sister in WWII.

Peacefully on Friday, January 20th, 2017, at Hannah Walker Place, Owen Sound, in her 98th year.  Esther, of Hudson, Ohio, loving wife of the late Charles (2000). Beloved mother of Glenn and his wife Judy, the late JoAnn Gray (2016) and her husband Jacques Gargour and the late MaryLou Pattie (2016). Proud Grandma of Christopher, Allyson and Kyle.  Great Grandma of Christopher and Carver.

Esther was born and raised in Fredericton, NB.  After marrying Charles in 1947 they spent time as a family living in Toronto and Montreal before moving to Hudson, Ohio in 1979, where Esther lived until this past year.

A private family service will take place this summer in Fredericton, NB, when Esther will be interred beside Charles.

Memorial donations to the Salvation Army would be appreciated by the family.


Charitable donations may be made to:

Salvation Army
Box 396, Owen Sound ON N4K5P7
Tel: 1-519-371-0957

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