Gary S. Gray, 63, of East Providence, passed away on Thursday, January 21, 2021 at Miriam Hospital. He was the loving husband and best friend of Jean G. (Guarino) Gray to whom he was married for 40 years.
Born in Pawtucket, he was a son of Barbara (Sweetland) Gray of Pawtucket and the late William A. Gray, Jr.
Gary was a school bus driver and the Director of Transportation for the Pawtucket School Dept. until he retired. He was an aficionado of “cars, cards, and cigars.” Gary was a loving husband, father, and grandfather who will be dearly missed.
Besides his wife, he leaves two daughters, Lindsay J. Deranamie and her husband David of East Providence, Tara Gray and her partner Ryan Glass of East Providence, three grandchildren, Audrina, Carter, and Camden Deranamie, two sisters, Patricia Gray of Arlington, VA, and Debra Keough of Pawtucket, two brothers, William A. Gray, III, of Fairhaven and Douglas Gray of Myrtle Beach, SC. He was the brother of the late Kerry Campanelli.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at 10:00 AM in St. Theresa’s Church, 354 Newport Avenue, Pawtucket, RI. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery.