Gray StephanGRAY, Stephen Alexander - May 20, 1949 - May 13, 2018 - Peacefully, on Sunday, Steve passed away after a nine-month battle with cancer a day before the anniversary of his wife Janice’s (nee Guthrie) passing.

He leaves behind his sons Matthew (Lori) and Landon (Lorraine), and his grandsons Alex, Sam, Carter and William.

He is lovingly remembered by his brothers Mike (Monika) and Jeff (Cathy), as well as second family through marriage his sisters in law Sheila (Jim), Laura Lee (Rick) and Heather (Jim).

He also leaves behind many nieces and nephews.

Steve was predeceased by his parents Edward and Audrie, and in laws Ken and Audrey Guthrie.

Steve will be remembered for his sense of humour, integrity and his compassion for people who needed a helping hand. As a champion for the underdog, he will be remembered and missed by his family and many friends.

Friends and family may call or visit the Lynn-Stone Funeral Home, Elmvale, from 6-9 Thursday May 17 and from 10 – 11 on Friday May 18, followed by a funeral service at 11 am in the funeral home chapel. Interment at Elmvale Cemetery, to follow the service.

In gratitude of the loving care and compassion he received from his many doctors and nurses at the RVH Cancer Centre, the family is asking, in lieu of flowers, for donations to be made the RVH Cancer Centre or Hospice Simcoe in Barrie