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“Tara, Rich and I r so sorry for your loss. Our sympathy to you and your family. Rich and Ginny Sommers ”
1 of 11 | Posted by: Rich and Ginny

“Tara, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. We loved your Dad - always a smile on his face. He was like another grandfather to Drew....Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: The Kramer's

“To Betsy and family - so sorry to learn of Pete's passing. I have fond memories of the Sleepers picnics. My thoughts and prayers will be with you...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Dolores (Meadowcroft) Vozzo

“Dear Bray Family, I'm so sorry for your loss, and was privileged to care for Pete (and you all) over his last weeks. It is certainly an indication...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Mollie Covington

“Dear Betsy and family, Pete was such a positive influence on me in my high school years when you & Pete would always welcome the next generation of...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Roy Maurer

“Dear Betsy and Family. Our deepest symathy to all of you. My parents were Louise and Paul Burkhardt. I have fond memories of both of you. And I...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Dabby Burkhardt Donahue

“Our condolences to the Bray family from John and Bob Metzgar (AHS 58/59.) We have fond memories of our high school years, warm summers , Sharpless...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Bob Metzgar

“Betsy and family, we were so shocked and saddened to hear about Pete. The world and all who knew him will miss that smile and those crazy jokes. You...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: Bunny & John J. Dorff II

“Dear Betsy,Dan,Jenny,and family,I am so very sorry to read of Pete's passing. I will keep you all in my prayers. ”
9 of 11 | Posted by: Paulette H. Shackleton

“Dear Betsy and family, Dick and are were so saddened to hear about Pete. Our memories of all of the good times we shared with you and Pete are so...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Peg and Dick Fegley

“Does anyone remember the Grauers at 3 Ring Farm on Bristol Rd. My parents were very good friends of the Dr. and Jean H.who lived on the farm before...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: sam grauer

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Daniel "Pete" Bray, of Doylestown, formerly of Chalfont, passed away at Doylestown Hospital on June 5, 2017 surrounded by his loving family after a very brief illness. He was 78. Pete was the beloved husband of Elizabeth "Betsy" (nee MacMillan) Bray with whom he had shared over 53 wonderful and happy years of marriage. He was born in Abington, PA the son of the late Daniel and Virginia Bray. Pete was a proud U.S. Marine Veteran. He quickly rose to the rank of Sergeant, showing he was a natural leader through his dedication and hard work. He was proud to be a Marine. He was employed for 40 years with General Atronics Corp of Philadelphia, PA as an engineering associate and shop foreman. He was a member of the W.K. Bray Lodge #410 F. & A.M. He was a member of the Sleepers Car Club where he enjoyed sharing his passion and love of hot rods. Pete also loved spending time with his wife, children, and grandchildren on their family farm. In addition to his wife, Pete is survived by his children, Debra E. Bair and her husband, Dean E. of Greenville, NC, Tara A. Bell of Sellersville, PA, and Daniel Bray VII and his wife, Jennifer of Chalfont PA; grandchildren, Dalton and Deanna Bair, Brendan and Allison Bell, and Daniel VIII (DJ) and Leah Bray; and a sister, Judy McCann. Pete's services and interment will be private at his and the family's request. In lieu of flowers a memorial in Pete's name may be made to National Museum of the Marine Corps, ATTN: Curatorial Services Department, 2014 Anderson Ave., Quantico, VA 22134-5002, The W. K. Bray Masonic Lodge, P.O. Box 294, Hatboro, PA 19040, Or to the Doylestown Health Foundation, ICU unit, 595 West State Street, Doylestown, PA 18901.

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