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Charlene "Charlie" Lynn Gray, 52

Charlene "Charlie" Lynn Gray, 52, of Osage died Monday, Dec. 24, 2007 at her home.

She was born Dec. 29, 1954 to Jim and Edna (Geyer) Gray in Graceville. She was baptized and confirmed at St. Patricks Catholic Church at Collis. As a young girl, she attended the Holy Ro-sary Catholic Elementary School and graduated from Graceville Public High School in May 1972. She at-tended the University of Minnesota-Morris, earning a degree in sociology. She lived in Idaho for several years. In 1990, she moved to a farm near Snellman, where she bred and raised wolf-dogs and other exotic animals.

She is survived by her parents of Graceville; four siblings, Greg (Debra) and Brian (Kathy), both of Park Rapids, Correen (Lyle) Pederson of Dumont and Susan (Tom) Vanderwaal of Park Rapids; l6 nieces and nephews and 30 great-nieces and nephews.

Funeral: Monday, Dec. 31 at St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church in Park Rapids with Father Dennis Wieland officiating.

Honorary casketbearers: Her nieces and nephews and special friends.

Interment: Lakeside Cemetery at Graceville