Bernard Eugene “Bernie” Wray

October 05, 1962 ‒ June 28, 2010

Mansfield, Ohio

MANSFIELD: Bernard Eugene “Bernie” Wray, age 47, of Mansfield went to be with the Lord on Monday, June 28, 2010. Bernie fought a courageous battle with lung cancer.

Always a happy man, he never met a stranger. His family and friends were his life.

Born October 5, 1962, he leaves behind his wife of 29 years, Rhonda and a son James.

He is also survived by his mother and stepfather Jennetta and Robert Hartz, two brothers and their spouses Denny and Myrtle Wray, Richie and Dorey Wray, a sister and her husband Bett and Charlie Frazier all of Mansfield, his grandfather Jim Wray, Sr. of Logan, numerous nieces and nephews and grandfather Bernard Smithburger of Mansfield.

He was preceded in death by his father Jim Wray, Jr.

The Wray family will receive friends today, Wednesday, June 30, 2010 from 5 to 8 p.m. in the Finefrock Chapel of the Marion Avenue Snyder Funeral Home, 350 Marion Avenue (Former Finefrock Funeral Home), where the funeral service will be held Thursday at 10 a.m. Burial will follow in Springmill Cemetery.