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Patrick R. Gray

November 26, 1954 — November 4, 2023

Battle Creek

Patrick R. Gray68, of Battle Creek, MI, passed away unexpectedly on November 4, 2023. Pat was born on November 26, 1954 to Gene and Mary (Kennedy) Gray in Chicago, IL Pat worked for over 40 years as a flooring contractor and owned his own flooring company.  

He married the love of his life, Chris. He deeply loved and cared for Chris’s children Jeff, Erin, and Jason as if they were his own.  Pat enjoyed the simple things in life. He had a heart of gold and a gentle soul. He and Chris enjoyed playing games, their kitty babies, and relaxing in each other’s company. He also enjoyed camping, boating, and cliff diving.    

Pat was preceded in death by his wife, Chris Gray; his mother, Mary Gray; his father, Gene Gray and his brother Michael (Susan) GrayHe is survived by his sister, Cindy Gray; her son, James (Susan) Knight; his brother, Terry (Sharon) Gray; their children, Jennifer and James Gray; his brother Mark Gray; niece, Sarah (Spencer) Hughes; nephew, Andrew Gray; niece, Lauren (Andrew) Bridgewater and many great-nieces and nephews.  

 Friends and family gather to remember Pat at the Moonraker Restaurant and Lounge on Saturday, November 18, 2023 at 1:00pmPat will be missed greatly by his family and friends. He will forever be remembered giving a “Thumbs- Up”.  Arrangements by the Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home & Cremation Care.  Personal messages for the family may be placed at  

Service Schedule

Past Services

Celebration of Life

Saturday, November 18, 2023

Starts at 1:00 pm (Eastern time)

Moonraker Restaurant and Lounge

14490 Beadle Lake Rd., Battle Creek, MI 49014

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