Jon Grey, 77

Jon David Grey, 77, of Wabash, died at 1:40 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, at Miller's Merry Manor East in Wabash. 

He was born May 20, 1939, in Treaty,  to George and Martha (Little) Grey.

Jon was a 1957 graduate of Urbana High School and was a U.S. Army veteran.  He married Beverly Sue Grossnickle in Wabash on Aug. 12, 1962.  He retired from Wabash Metal Products after 32 years as a manufacturing manager.  Jon was a member of Christ United Methodist Church and enjoyed working in his yard and flower gardening. 

He is survived by his wife, Beverly Sue Grey of Wabash; two children, Eric Jon (Susan) Grey of Goffstown, N.H., and Anne (Steve) Lyng of Winter Garden, Fla.; sister, Toby Smith of Wabash, and his brother, Gary (Janet) Grey of Lake Placid, Fla. 

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral services will be 10:30 am Monday, Jan. 23, 2017, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave., Wabash, with the Rev. Phil Lake officiating.  Entombment will be in the Chapel of Remembrance Mausoleum, at Memorial Lawns Cemetery, Wabash.  Friends may call 2-6 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

Preferred memorial is Christ United Methodist Church.

The memorial guest book for Jon may be signed at


Posted on 2017 Jan 20