John H. Fray

Published on Monday, 10 April 2017 22:22


John H. Fray, 85, of Bristol, passed away Sunday, April 9, 2017, at the Bristol Hospital. He was the husband of Helene (Wolinski) Fray.

John was born in Poland, on June 13, 1931, the son of the late August and Emilia (Fray) Fray. He had been a resident of Bristol since 1952 and was employed for 35 years in Marlin Rockwell (TRW) in Plainville, before he retired.

Besides his wife, he is survived by a sister, Nathalie from Canada; and a sister in-law, Irene Chelchowski of Terryville; many nieces and nephews including Mary Boisvert and her husband, Tom, Irene Cyr, Vivian Adams and her husband, Ed, Jean Delpha and her husband, Gary; and good friends, Janise Little and Richard Wiegert, plus his beloved cat, Kitty.

He was predeceased by his loving son, Dominic J. Fray.

Service will be held on Thursday, April 13, 2017, at 2 p.m. at Immanuel Lutheran Church. Friends may call at the church from 1 p.m. until time of the service. Burial will be at the convenience of the family in West Cemetery. Dunn Funeral Home, 191 West St., Bristol, is in charge of the arrangements.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Animal Rescue Foundation, 46 West Main St., Terryville, CT 06786.

Posted in The Bristol Press, on Monday, 10 April 2017 22:22. Updated: Monday, 10 April 2017 22:25.