Danny J. Gray, age 68 years of Logan, Iowa passed away on Monday, January 27, 2020 at the CHI Hospital in Missouri Valley, Iowa. Danny was born on October 11, 1951 in Spencer, Iowa to his parents, Donald and Jackie (White) Gray.
He attended Spencer High School and participated in Football and Wrestling throughout his high school years. After graduation from High School, he went on to Wrestle at Northwestern College in Orange City, Iowa, graduating with a Bachelors Degree in Science. He taught Science and Physical Education at Pisgah High School in 1974. His career path led him to work as a longtime employee of 20 years for the Union Pacific Railroad as a welder.
Danny enjoyed hunting and while in Colorado, and one of his favorite memories, was on the hunt where he took down a bear with his bow and arrow. He enjoyed playing cards with his buddies at Doc’s Roadhouse in Logan, Iowa. He loved the times he and his wife, Janie would go boating and camping which often took them to Okoboji and Spirit Lake.
Danny is preceded in death by his parents.
He is survived by his wife, Janie (Burdette) Gray of Logan, Iowa; his estranged, daughter, Meagan; his daughter, Devon; his sister, Dee and brother, Michael.
A Celebration of Life for Danny will be held beginning at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, February 1, 2020 at Doc’s Roadhouse and Beaver Hut Pub in Logan, Iowa.
Burial will be at the Calhoun Cemetery, Missouri Valley, Iowa at a later date.
Logan Memorial Chapel, Logan, Iowa ~ Randy Scott, Funeral Director