Loren W. Gray, 81, passed away Friday, Jan. 10, 2020, at Morning Star in Ottawa, Kansas.
The family will receive friends from 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesday at Feltner Funeral Chapel in Lyndon. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020, at the Feltner Funeral Chapel. Burial will be in the Woodlawn Cemetery at Pomona. Memorial contributions may be made to Quenemo United Methodist Church, sent in care of Feltner Funeral Home, 818 Topeka Avenue, Lyndon, KS. 66451. Online condolences for the family may be left at feltnerfuneralhome.com.
He was born on March 1, 1938, in Quenemo, Kansas, the son of John and Lillian (Williams) Gray. Loren lived all of his life in the Quenemo community until moving to assisted living in Osage City and then Ottawa.
Loren worked for Woodbury Farms, Ottawa Wholesale and then the Sunflower Ammunition Plant in De Soto. He then worked at DuPont in Tecumseh and Flexel until his retirement. He later worked for Our Own Hardware in Ottawa. He was a member of the McKinley Lodge #41 A.F.&A.M. and the Quenemo United Methodist Church.
On June 15, 1958, Loren was married to Susan Sellens in Quenemo. To this union, two daughters were born.
Loren was preceded in death by his wife, Susan, on Nov. 3, 2010; and his parents, John and Lillian.
Loren is survived by his two daughters, Kathryn (Robert) Zabel, of Melvern; and Melinda Anstaett; of Lyndon; his brother, Charles (Janet) Gray, of Tuscon, Arizona; three grandsons, Jason (Jo) Anstaett, Eric Anstaett and Michael (Reba) Zabel; and two great-granddaughters, Kristin and Bella.