HARAHAN, LA. — Services for Marie Sabol Gray, 76, a former Lawrence, Kan., resident, were held here Jan. 24. Miss Gray died Jan. 15, 1993.
She was born Jan. 20, 1916, at South Haven, Mich., the daughter of A.G. Sabol Sr. and Louise Ketelhut Sabol.
In 1920, the family moved to Lawrence, where her father was founder and part owner of Reuter Organ Co.
Mrs. Gray received a bachelor of arts degree from Kansas University in 1939. She received a two-year fellowship at the Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, and received a master's degree in 1942 at Wayne University.
Mrs. Gray was a researcher for several years for the U.S. Department of Agriculture. A number of her research papers were published, and she received several patents for her projects.
She had a longtime interest in providing scholarships for women in such fields as science, medicine, law and journalism.
Survivors include a sister, Evelyn Sabol Laird, Bainbridge Island, Wash.
She was preceded in death by her parents, a sister, Aliene Forsyth, Bartlesville, Okla.; and a brother, Albert G. Sabol Sr., Lawrence.
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