BROOKSVILLE, MAINE

Donaldeen ‘Dee’ Wray-Newton
July 18, 1928 — Nov. 13, 2015

Donaldeen 'Dee' Wray-NewtonDonaldeen “Dee” Wray-Newton, age 87, a resident of Brooksville, Maine, passed away on Friday, Nov. 13, 2015.

Dee was born the daughter of Earl and Virginia (Harvey) Woods on July 18, 1928, in Henryetta, Okla. She was a 1946 graduate of Kansas City High School, Kansas City, Kan. After graduation, she attended the University of Kansas for two years.

 Dee was united in marriage to John L. Wray from 1948 until John’s death in 1994. Together they resided in Waukesha from 1957 until retirement took them to Brooksville, Fla., in 1982.

Survivors include four sons, Dennis Wray and wife, Jodi, of Fox Lake, Greg Wray and wife, Jane, of Mequon, Brad Wray and wife, Joanne, of Madison, and Randy Wray and wife Bethany of West Bend; one daughter, Margaret Wray of Brooksville, Maine; 13 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

She then was married to Marvin Newton in 2002 until his passing in 2008. Her stepchildren include David Newton and wife, Maggie, of Wichita, Kan. and Vicki Bailey and husband. Kim. of Hartford, Conn. Since Marvin’s death, Dee has resided in Germantown and most recently in Brooksville, Maine.

A graveside memorial service will be held at a later date at Blue Mound Cemetery, Blue Mound, Mo.

Online condolences may be made at www.lindleyfuneralhomes.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Mo.