Gordon John Bray, 58, died unexpectedly on February 6, 2014. Gordon was born in Yreka, California on April 11, 1955 to Gordon J. and Nancy Joan (Wells) Bray. After he graduated from Yreka High School in 1973, he served four years in the United States Navy. Gordon married Susan Marie Cabitto on February 20, 1982. They raised their two sons, Ryan and Caleb, in Yreka. Gordon was an avid hunter and fisherman. He enjoyed camping, gardening, woodworking, his dogs, and a good duck blind. He was proud of his Siskiyou County family heritage and adored his children and grandchildren. Gordon is survived by his wife, Susan; sons, Ryan (and Shannon) and Caleb (and Jaime); grandchildren, Rylee and Clayton; sisters, June Madden (and Don) and Jo Ann Eastlick (and Randy); brothers-in-law, Rick Cabitto (and Pam) and Tim Cabitto (and Linda). Other survivors include an aunt, Patty Bray; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. A memorial service was held on Tuesday, February 18 at 1 p.m. at Girdner Funeral Chapel in Yreka. The family requests memorial contributions be made to Madrone Hospice, 255 Collier Circle, Yreka, CA 96097. Online condolences can be made at www.girdnerfuneralchapel.com.