Mary Lou Gray


Mary Lou Van Pelt Gray, 80, a resident of All About Life Rehabilitation passed away on Wednesday, September 21, 2016.

She was born May 23, 1936 in Mt. Calvary, Wisconsin the daughter of the late Tony and Rose (Hennen) Fritz.

On December 28, 1955 she married Robert Van Pelt. He preceded her in death in 1974. On July 9, 1982 she married Charles Gray.

Mary worked as a medical secretary for Wiley – Smith Clinic and also as an administrative assistant for Wellens Insurance.

Mary was a member of Holy Family Parish, St. Patrick’s Church in Fond du Lac.

She is survived by four children, Kim (Jim) Peterson, Mike (Tracey Theis) Van Pelt of Appleton; Sue (Sam) Hendrickson and Mark (Deb) Van Pelt all of Fond du Lac, 13 grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren; two brothers, Connie (Ellie) Fritz of Fond du Lac, Joseph (Barb) Fritz of Vail, AZ; one sister, Betty  (Ron) De Rosa of New York.

Private family services will be held. Entombment will take place in the Chapel of the Risen Christ Mausoleum, Calvary Cemetery.

Zacherl Funeral Home & Crematory is serving the family.