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Patricia "Patsy" A. Bray
Date of Death: May, 24 2019

          Patricia "Patsy" A. Bray, 86, Spalding, passed away on Friday May 24, 2019 at a Hospice Center in De Pere, WI. She was born on July 5, 1932 in Spalding, MI, daughter of the late Edgar and Ruby (Perry) Perket. On June 21, 1950 she married the late Edward Bray At St. Francis Xavier Church in Spalding.
          Patsy graduated in 1950 from Powers High School. She will be remembered for her hard work ethic and devotion to her family. She also loved to pick raspberries in her back yard and freeze them until winter when she enjoyed making pies with them. Patsy will be missed by all who loved her very much.
          She is survived by her children: Marlene (Richard) Arduin, Cynthia (Robert) Ohlson and Kayelynn Bray, seven grandchildren: Nicole Oja, Nick Arduin, Rob Ohlson, Stephanie Arduin, Brooks Bray, Travis Dugree and Tyler Bray, two great-grandchildren: Matthew Oja and Oliver Arduin, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
          Patsy was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and two sisters.
          In keeping with her wishes, there will be no public services. Her family will celebrate her life privately in the Spalding Township Cemetery.
          The Allo Coolman Funeral Homes are assisting the Bray family.
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  • "So very sorry to hear of Patsy's passing. She was a wonderful lady and I'll miss seeing her in Powers/Spalding area. Julie and Dolly"
    -Julie Kleiman

  • "So sorry about your mom's passing. She was always very kind to me when we were kids. My favorite memory of her is making you girls those great smelling egg sandwiches before school! My sympathy. --Cecile"
    -Cecile Veeser

  • "I will miss all the good times we had in the years gone by snowmobiling and the recent talks we had at the beauty parlor with Judy Vincent"
    -phyllis king

  • "Words cannot express how much I will miss you my beautiful, favorite Aunt. 😢 Though you are no longer here, I have a lifetime of memories to cherish inside my heart! ❤ Heaven has truly gained an angel! 😇 I love you always...R.I.P. 🙏"
    -Darcel Brown

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