FULTON, NY – James “JP” Peter Gray Jr., 43, passed away suddenly on Sunday June 28, 2015.
He was born in Syracuse, NY, and he was originally from Phoenix, NY.
He had been a resident of Fulton for 19 years.
JP had worked for McLane Northeast, Baldwinsville, NY, for 20 years as an inventory controller.
He also owned and operated Gray Enterprise, Fulton.
He was a loving and devoted husband and dad.
He most enjoyed spending time outdoors with his children.
JP was an avid hunter and fisherman.
He also loved to snowmobile.
He was predeceased by his grandparents: Adolf “Goldy” and Martha Gray and William and Gladys Hansen.
James Peter is survived by his wife of 19 years, Tracey (Carioti) Gray; their sons, James Peter Gray III and Joseph Michael Vito Gray all of Fulton; his parents, James Peter (Carol) Gray Sr. of Phoenix and Gertrude (Charles) Hollenbeck of Tennessee; four siblings, Sandra Gray of Mattydale, NY, Christine Spinelli of Auburn, NY, William Gray of Tennessee and Jayson Gray; seven stepsiblings: Tammy, Troy, Stephen, Robbie, Cricket, Chuck, and Tony; and JP’s mother and father-in-law: James and Linda Carioti; and sisters-in-law: Jennifer (Steve,) Aimee (John,) and Samantha (Seth); and several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, Baldwinsville, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Rev. John Finnegan.
Burial will be held at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton.
Calling hours will be held 3 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. Second St. S., Fulton.