Margaret Ann Dray
Thursday, March 27, 2014 5:00 PM
Margaret Ann Dray, 78, of rural Bluffton passed away on Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at her residence. She was born on July 19, 1935 to the late Floyd Ewing and Stella Margaret (Kidd) Shinabery in Columbus Grove.
She is survived by two sons: James Lee (Diana) Dray of Bluffton and Richard Dean (Kendra) Dray of Pottersville, New York; a daughter, Debra Ann (Kelly) Birchnaugh of Columbus Grove; a sister, Jeanette Kohli of Aurora, Colorado; six grandchildren: James Matthew Dray, Daniel Dray, Joshua Dray, Danae Dray, Jessie Birchnaugh, and Kelli Sue Lawler, as well as seven great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a brother, Floyd Shinabery, Jr. and a sister, Betty Seyer.
Margaret was a 1953 graduate of Columbus Grove High School. She was a member of St. John's Mennonite Church, Pandora and the Red Hats Society. She was a devoted and caring mother, who loved the Lord Jesus Christ as her Savior. Her grandchildren and great grandchildren had a special place in her heart. She loved attending all of their athletic events.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Saturday, March 29, 2014 at St. John Mennonite Church, Pandora, where funeral services will
follow at 12:00 p.m. Pastor Lynn Thompson will officiate and burial will follow in Pleasant View Cemetery. Coldren-Crates Funeral Home in Findlay are handling the arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to St. John's Mennonite Church in her memory. Online condolences may be made via www.coldrencrates.com.