Betty Jean Gray

Thursday, March 2, 2017

Betty Jean Gray, 87, of Ypsilanti, Mich., died Tuesday, February 28, 2017, at the Villa at Parkridge in Ypsilanti. She was born June 23, 1929, in Missouri, the daughter of Sherman and Dora White. S

She was married to Dennis Gray and he preceded her in death on October 19, 1970.

Betty retired from General Motors Co. after many years of employment. She will always be remembered for her love of the Detroit Tigers, especially her two favorite players, Mickey Lolich and Alex Avila.

She is survived by her two sons, Christopher Gray and Patrick Gray; four grandchildren, Kellie, Brian, Jason and Ashley along with several great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by an infant daughter.

A memorial visitation will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, March 4, at Janowiak Funeral Home, in Ypsilanti, where the family will receive friends.