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Harry Gray dies at 52

Daily staff report
Vail CO, Colorado

Harry Gray, a well-known business owner in the Vail Valley, died Tuesday at the Medical Center of Aurora. He was 52.

Born in Point Pleasant, N.J., on Feb. 17, 1956, he had lived in the Vail Valley since 1981. He graduated from Bucknell University in Lewisburg, Penn. with a bachelor’s degree in English and history with a minor in classics.

Gray had been a contractor in the Vail Valley since the early 1980s, building custom homes for his company, Greystone Construction. He owned Harry’s Bump and Grind coffee house in Minturn for three years.

Gray is survived by his wife, Colleen; two sons, Mitchell and David; his daughter, Kate; four sisters, Betty Jane Dolan, Lucille Endriss, Mary Poulson and Rosemary; two brothers, H. Paul and Elmer; and many nieces and nephews.

A celebration of Gray’s life will be held at 4 p.m. Wednesday, July 23 at Donovan Pavilion in Vail.

Participate in The Longevity Project

The Longevity Project is an annual campaign to help educate readers about what it takes to live a long, fulfilling life in our valley. This year Kevin shares his story of hope and celebration of life with his presentation Cracked, Not Broken as we explore the critical and relevant topic of mental health.

A feature story about Gray will be appearing in the Vail Daily later this week.

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