Ocean Beach 05

Madeline Wray

February 3, 1931 ~ June 1, 2021 (age 90)


Madeline Dillard Wray, age 90, was born February 3, 1931 in Maitland, West Virginia. She was one of four children born to the late Leslie William Dillard, and Ruby (White) Dillard.

Madeline was a resident of Welch, West Virginia for most of her life, she worked as an Adult Care aide, moved to Cleveland, Ohio in 1986. She loved Word Search puzzles, crocheting, and embroidering. She occasionally read mystery novels.

In addition to her parents, Madeline was preceded in death by her husband, a daughter (Thelma), a sister ( Evelyn Harris), a brother, (Leslie Jr), The last surviving member of her family (the youngest), John Edward Dillard, (Arnetha,) resides in New Jersey. He was not able to attend due to failing heath.

Madeline peacefully departed this life on Tuesday, June 1, 2021, the birth date of her oldest son.

Ms. Wray will be lovingly remembered as a devoted, caring mother to her six children: Jacqueline Welch (Ralph), Cleveland; Alphonso Wray( Rhonda) of Welch, West Virginia; Shelia Hall (Eric), of Cleveland; Barbara Mask (husband Trezzvant deceased) of Welch, West Virginia; Ditricia Hall (Ronnie) of Cleveland; Michael Wray (Elaine) of Moundsville, West Virginia, and her grandson Jerry, who lived with her in West Virginia for a number of years.

Madeline has 13 grandchildren (one deceased), Terrance Norfleet; great- grandchildren, and a host of nieces and nephews. She also has one surviving uncle (brother of her father), Norman Dillard; living in North Carolina.
Her beautiful smile will be missed. LOVE YOU MOM

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Madeline Wray, please visit our floral store.


Public Viewing
June 11, 2021

9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Watson's Funeral Home
10913 Superior Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44106

Funeral Service
June 12, 2021

12:30 PM
Watson's Funeral Home
10913 Superior Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44106

© 2021 Watson's Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy