Obituary: Barbara L. Gray

July 30, 1946 - December 1, 2020
Posted at 9:59 AM, Dec 05, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-05 12:00:12-05

Barbara L. Gray passed away peacefully on December 1, 2020, at the age of 74. She was born in Warren, MN to Thomas and Helen and was the middle sister to two brothers. She graduated from Warren High School in 1964, went on to study nursing in Thief River Falls, MN, and moved to Great Falls, MT in 1973.

She possessed a tremendous passion for helping others. She work in several nursing capacities at the Columbus Hospital and Montana Deaconess Medical Center, including anesthesiology, orthopedics, neurology, and home health. She also worked with students at the Montana School for the Deaf and Blind as a room mother. She also ran her own childcare center for a number of years.

Barbara was a devoted wife to her husband, Dennis, for 45 years, married December 27, 1975. She was a loving mother to their only daughter, Amy. She loved to travel with her family and much-adored dogs, collect Polish pottery, quilt, study genealogy, and she was an avid reader.

To read the complete obituary and share condolences, visit the Schnider Funeral Home website.