Alvah E. Pray, Jr., formerly of Scarsdale and currently of Tallahassee, FL, passed away on February 26, 2020 at the age of 83.
He was born in Staten Island, NY and grew up in Scarsdale, NY. He retired from General Motors as a District Manager. Alvah loved Jazz music, the Indianapolis Colts, the Toronto Maple Leafs, lighthouse photography, old movies, and the St. Petersburg, FL area. He thought of everyone he met as a friend.
He is survived by his sons, Glenn Pray, Jeff Pray, and his daughter, Diana Pray Wakeman. He is also survived by his 7 cherished grandchildren, Hunter Pray, Amber Pray, Tyler Pray, Christine Wakeman, Sidney Wakeman, Anna Pray, and Katie Pray.
A Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, March 7th at 10 AM at St. John the Baptist Church, 670 Yonkers Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10704 with interment to follow at Mt. Hope Cemetery, 50 Jackson Avenue, Hastings on Hudson, NY 10706. The family will be present prior to the Mass on Saturday from 8:30 AM until 10 AM at Ruggiero & Sons, Inc. Funeral Home & Cremation Services - 732 Yonkers Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10704 - (914)375-1400 - www.frswfh.com
Our facility at 732 Yonkers Avenue is independently owned & operated by Richard & Michael Ruggiero. This location is staffed by Michael, Eileen, Michelle and Andrew Ruggiero. At this time, this is the only facility owned and operated by the Ruggiero family