Claude A. Bray, 86, died Jan. 1, 2002, in Peoria, Ariz. He was born and raised in the Montana and Wyoming areas, where his family lived until moving to the Gisela and Payson area in 1986.
Bray was a corporal in the Army and served during World War II.
Survivors include three children, David, Terry and Claudia; five grandchildren, Monty, Josh, Misty, Zachary and Amy; and one great-grandchild, Angel.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 55 years, Alvena, July 21, 1996.
Memorial services will be held at a later date.
Contributions can be made to RTA Hospice, 1102 E. McDowell, Phoenix, AZ. 85006.
Arrangements were handled by Messinger Indian School Mortuary in Phoenix.