Dorathy K. Gray, 95, of Anamosa passed away Wednesday, April 10, 2019, at the Anamosa Care Center.

Visitation was held from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 13, 2019, at Kramer Funeral Home in Monticello, where a funeral service was held at 10:30 a.m. with burial in Oakwood Cemetery. Rev. Ed Moreano officiated.

Dorathy was born Jan. 31, 1924, in Folletts, the daughter of Thomas and Marie Sophia Elizabeth (Hoss) Hardersen. She married Robert Gray on Sept. 4, 1949, at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Anamosa. She worked as a registered certified nursing assistant for 15 years at the Monticello Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Dorathy enjoyed playing cards and reading.

Survivors include her children, Robert (Deb) Gray Jr. of Center Junction, Marie (Chuck Ford) Krutzfield of West Branch and Helen Busch of Williamsburg; seven grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; and a sister-in-law, Patsy Hardersen of Anamosa.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Robert in 1976; an infant daughter, DeAnn Kay; siblings, Darvin (Ruth) Hardersen and Philbert Hardersen; a son-in-law, Larry Krutzfield; and two brothers-in-law.

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