Shane Y. Gray
Shane Y. Gray, 39, of Grove Street,
Essex, died Thursday, February 23, 2012 in the Beverly Hospital
following his sudden illness.
Born in Beverly February 26, 1972
son of Alice S. (Hawley) Gray of Essex and the late Shirley K. Gray,
he was a lifelong Essex resident. He was an employee of Local #668.
Shane was a member of the Neptune Veterans Firemen’s Assoc. of
Newburyport and was an avid Boston sports fan.
In addition to his mother he is
survived by his fiance’ Amanda Davis of Manchester, NH, a son, Aaron
Y. Gray of Essex, a daughter, Caly J. Gray Davis of Manchester, NH,
a brother, Stacey R. Hawley of Newburyport, two sisters, Stefany J.E.
Gray of Essex and Sara Jane Gray of Gloucester, his fiance’s son,
Thomas of Manchester, NH, two nephews, Sean Arnold of Essex and
Nicholas Hawley of Newburyport, three nieces, Breanna Arnold of
Essex and Shay Hawley and Peyton Hawley both of Newburyport, many
aunts and uncles including Ray and Ralph Hawley both of Essex, and
his special canine friend Copper.
A private interment service will be
held a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of the
Whittier-Porter Funeral Home of Ipswich. Memorial contributions in
his name may be made to the Joslin Diabetes Center, 1 Joslin Place,
Boston, MA 02115.