Was born on April 28, 1951 to Leonon Wray and Dorothy Harrison. Patricia went on to marry her high school sweetheart Gerald Alvin Grady Sr. Together they had two beautiful boys, Gerald and Tony (deceased). She was a member of Van Buren M.B. Church. A Froebel graduate class of 1970 and a veteran of the USAF. She obtained a Bachelors Degree in Criminal Justice and a Masters Degree in Public Affairs.
She leaves to cherish her memories, son, Gerald (Anita); mother, Evangelist Dorothy (Bishop Samuel Smith); sisters, Kathy, Geraldine, Joanna and Dorothy; brothers, Gerald and Samuel Jr.; grandchildren, Latoya, Brooke, Justin and Dominique; great-grandchildren, Jasmine and Journey; host of beautiful nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
Visitation Wednesday, September 3, 2014 12:00p.m.-7:00p.m. at Powell-Coleman Funeral Home, 3200 W. 15th Ave., Gary, IN. Funeral Thursday, September 4, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at Van Buren M.B. Church, 2585 Van Buren St. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park, Hobart, IN. Rev Richard Wilford officiating.