Harold Brooks “Bud” Gray Jr.

Harold Brooks “Bud” Gray Jr.

Verona – Harold Brooks “Bud” Gray, age 73, passed away on Saturday, September 8, 2012, at AgraceHospice Care in Fitchburg. Bud courageously managed 36 years of illnesses. During these years he touched many lives through his patience, strength and a sense of humor.

Bud is survived by his wife of 53 years Marion Bridgeman Gray; daughter, Laura Gray Yaeger and his special son-in-law, Kevin Yaeger. Bud’s most prized possessions were his beloved granddaughters, Hannah Elizabeth (Peter Daggett) and Rachel Katherine (Taylor Peterson).

A memorial service will be held at DIVINE SAVIOR UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 5702 South Hill Drive, Madison, on Wednesday, September 12, 2012, at 3:00 p.m. with Pastor Chris Bethke officiating.

The family thanks Dr. Robert Olson at Associated Physicians, Recover Health, Stella Rehab and the caring staff at AgraceHospice for all the support given to Marion.

Memorials can be made to the Dane County Humane Society, 5132 Voges Road, Madison, WI 53718.