Myka Michele Gray, Class of 2016
Myka Michele Gray, age 18, loving daughter, sister and aunt, of Perry, passed away on Wednesday, May 24, 2017.
She was born on June 30, 1998 in Painesville, the daughter of Michele Diane Workman and Michael Charles Gray.
Myka was a 2016 graduate of Perry High School. She just completed her freshman year at Kent State in Kent, Ohio, where she majored in Special Education. Special Education was Myka's passion and she devoted her time by volunteering at C.A.R.E.S. in Mentor.
She attended St. Cyprians Catholic Church in Perry. She enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her niece and nephew. Myka was a selfless, kindhearted person and would graciously do anything for anyone. She loved to make everyone smile.
She is survived by her mother, Michele (Vernon J.) Workman; father, Michael (Debbie Swann) Gray; sister, Heather Michele (Tyler Wilkinson) Gray; brother, Jared Gray; step-brother, Greg (Jocelyn) Workman; step-sister, Ashley (Eric) Sokolowski; nephew; Easton Wilkinson; niece, Emma Wilkinson; grandmother, Mary Duffy-Shaw; great-grandmother, Alice Fries, many beloved aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends. She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Michael and Shirley Arcaro; great-grandfather, Charles D. Gray.
Friends will be received from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at The Behm Family Funeral Home, 26 River Street, Madison, OH 44057. AMass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 1, 2017 at St. Cyprian's Catholic Church, 4223 Middle Ridge Road in Perry. Father George Kusy will officiate the service.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions in her name to the Tim Tebow Foundation. Friends may leave condolences online at www.behmfuneral.com