Mar 24 2017
Caroline Lena Bray, 82, passed away Thursday, March 23, 2017. She was born January 18, 1935 in West Springfield, MA to the late Modesto & Carmelia Rolandini. Caroline had lived in Edgewater, FL since 2010, in Jacksonville from 2003-2010 and prior to that in Ft. Lauderdale from 1971-2003, was a graduate of West Springfield High School class of 1953 and was of the Catholic faith. She was a waitress at Lester’s Diner where she had the privilege of once serving the former President, George W. Bush, Sr., loved cooking, bingo and will be dearly missed by all. Caroline was predeceased by her husband of 55 years, Francis “Frank” Bray, Sr.; daughter, Cathy Fox. Survivors include her son, Frank Bray, Jr. (Jolene); brothers, James Rolandini, Bruce Allen (Betty); sister, Dorothy Foley; grandchildren Dawn Myers (Jim), Lauren Scoppetto (Anthony), Matthew Duchon, Eric Fox; great grandchildren, Caroline Myers, Marion Myers, Olivia Scoppetto, Jaden Duchon. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, March 29 at 10:30am in the chapel of Cedar Bay Funeral Home, 405 New Berlin Rd 32218, with Gary Griggs officiating. Interment will follow in Jacksonville National Cemetery. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 6-8pm at the funeral home, 714-1110. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to First Coast No More Homeless Pets.