William (Bill) Ralph Bray, 77, passed away on September 19, 2016 in Honeyville, Utah with his family by his side. He was born in Elsberry, Missouri on August 26, 1939 to Ralph Penson and Constance Rose Bray.
Bill married the love of his life, Charlotte Haltiner on April 1, 1989 in Titusville, Florida. He has lived in many places throughout his life, including Elsberry, MO; Titusville, FL; and most recently in Honeyville, UT. Bill served in the U.S. Air Force then worked for Boeing, USBI, Thiokol and eventually retired from Autoliv. While working at Thiokol he worked on the Saturn/Apollo Program. He was actively involved with the American Legion.
Bill is survived by his wife, Charlotte Haltiner Bray; children, William Ralph Bray Jr., Jayne Bray Ledford, Jeremy Gene Bray, Dustin William Bray; 4 grandchildren, Jennifer Ledford, Joshua Ledford, Brandon Bray, Dylan Bray; sisters, Wanda Bauer, Amy Davis; brothers, Virgil Bray and Jimmy Bray. He was preceded in death by his parents, Ralph and Constance Bray; and a brother, David Bray.
The family would like to offer a special thanks to IHC Hospice as well as close family and friends for their loving care towards Bill.
Services will be held on Friday, September 23, 2016 at 11:00 am with a viewing prior to the service from 9:30 – 10:30 am. There will also be a viewing on Thursday, September 22, from 6-8 pm all services will be at Rogers & Taylor Funeral Home (111 N. 100 E. – Tremonton). Burial will be in the Deweyville cemetery with military honors.