Graveside services for Mr. Ron Grey of Corrales, NM will be conducted at 3:00 PM on Saturday, September 29, 2018 at the Colonial Chapel of Sullivan Funeral Home. Inurnment will take place at the Oscar Hope Cemetery in Karnack, TX. He passed away June 9, 2018 at the age of 88.
Mr. Grey was born in Glendale, CA, but at six weeks he moved with his family to Aruba where he lived until 1942 when a German submarine shelled the islands oil refinery. After returning California, he attended the University of Southern California School of engineering where he earned his degree in chemical engineering.
His engineering career took him to Venezuela for eight years, Puerto Rico for eight years, Jakarta, Indonesia for two years and Santiago, Chile for three years. He was also with the Institute Francais du Petrol for three years in Paris. Mr. Grey retired in 1991 and made his home in Corrales, NM.
Mr. Grey is survived by his wife, Hope; daughter, Julie and son, Ken; as well as numerous grandchildren and his brother, Joel Grey and his family.