Vincent Grey

Obituary of Vincent Grey Sr.

Vincent P. Grey, Sr., 80, of Sunset Woods, passed away Friday, March 13, 2015 at the Siegenthaler Center,

He was born on January 31, 1935, in Sharon, CT, to the late Mary Stella McIntyre and Harrison D. Grey. On June 16, 1956, he was united in marriage to Teresa Lavature. Vincent retired from H.J. Brandles Corporation.

He is survived by his wife, Teresa of New Hartford; his six children, Vincent and Nancy Grey, Jr of Mohawk, Richard Grey of Utica, Terry and Michael Perry of Alaska, Cathy Grey of Utica, Lisa Grey of Utica and David and Traci Grey of Waterville; eight grandchildren; three great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his parents and his son, Michael L. Grey and grandchild Michael R. Perry.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10am Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at St. Thomas Church, New Hartford with burial in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Clinton. All are invited to call from 4-6pm Monday at Owens-Pavlot & Rogers Funeral Service, Inc, 35 College St., Clinton.

Please consider donations to Upstate Cerebral Palsy, 1020 Mary St., Utica, NY 13501.

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Published in: on March 15, 2015 at 12:32 pm  Leave a Comment  

Viola King (Grey)

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Published in: on February 6, 2013 at 2:32 pm  Leave a Comment  

Viola King (Grey)

November 13, 2012

Viola King


ELLENBURG — Viola King of the Star Rd., Ellenburg Center died Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, at CVPH Medical Center, Plattsburgh, NY. Born in Dover Plains, N.Y., she was the daughter of Harrison and Mary (McIntyre) Grey. She was married to Paul King on Oct. 19, 1969, in Dover Plains, N.Y.

Mrs. King is survived by her husband of 43 years; two sons & a daughter-in-law, John Schoonmaker of Ellenburg Center, Robert and Doris Schoonmaker of Ellenburg Center;

six grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; a brother & sister-in-law Vincent & Theresa Grey of Utica; a special nephew William Patnode of Ellenburg Center.

She was predeceased by her parents; granddaughter, Lisa Schoonmaker; great-grandson, Joseph W. Avis Jr.; sister, Helen Knapp, and brother, Arthur Grey.

There are no calling hours. Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 16, in St. Edmund’s Church with Rev. Ted Crosby officiating.

The family would like to say thank you to the 5th floor nursing staff who took great care of Viola and a big thank you to Dr. Pelton.

Arrangements are with the Chateaugay Funeral Home.

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Published in: on February 6, 2013 at 2:31 pm  Leave a Comment  

Helen Grey

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ELLENBURG CENTER — Helen Knapp, 74, of the Star Road, Ellenburg Center, where she had been making her home with her sister and brother-in-law, Viola and Paul King, died Wednesday, March 14, 2007, at Meadowbrook Nursing Home, Plattsburgh, N.Y.

Born in Sharon, Conn., on Oct. 13, 1932, she was the daughter of Harrison and Mary (McIntyre) Grey.

She was married to Robert Knapp on Sept. 12, 1964. He predeceased her in 1997.

Mrs. Knapp is survived by a sister and brother-in-law, Viola and Paul King of Ellenburg Center; a brother and three sisters-in-law, Vincent and Theresa Grey of Clinton, Edith Grey of Amenia, Helen Knapp of Poughkeepsie; and many cousins; nieces and nephews.

Besides her husband, she was predeceased by her parents and a brother, Arthur Grey.

Mrs. Knapp was employed by Meadowbrook Health Care, Plattsburgh, for many years as a nurse’s aide before making her home in Dover Plains.

Calling hours will be held at the Robert H. Auchmoody Funeral Home, 900 Route 82, Hopewell Junction, N.Y., on Saturday, March 17, from noon to 2 p.m.

Funeral services will be at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday in the Church of the Resurrection Episcopal Church, Hopewell Junction.

Burial will take place at Clover Valley Cemetery, LaGrangeville, N.Y.

Local arrangements are through the Chateaugay Funeral Home.

Published in: on March 30, 2008 at 11:05 pm  Leave a Comment