Wendell, Idaho - Steven Earl Napoleon Gray, son, brother, uncle, nephew and cousin, aged 25, went home to his Heavenly Father on Saturday, November 16, 2013.
Steven was born September 16, 1988 to Agatha Napoleon and Donald Gray in Anchorage, Alaska.
Steven graduated from Lancaster High School in 2006. He attended Antelope Valley College for a year. He attended and graduated from WyoTech Automotive School, specializing in Light Diesel Mechanics, in February 2013.
Steven was an avid snowboarder, and was a Snowboard Instructor for three years at Mountain High Ski Resort in Southern California. He loved the mountains, camping and the ocean. He loved spending time with his family at the beach and mountains. He moved to Idaho in June of 2013 to find employment, where eventually, Con Paulos of Twin Falls hired him; he lived with his Aunt Nancy and Uncle Chuck Gray. He loved them dearly.
He is preceded in death by his paternal grandparents Earl and Peggy Gray and his maternal grandparents George and Alice Napoleon. He leaves behind his parents, Agatha Napoleon and Donald Gray, three siblings, Cody, Alicia and Pegine, a brother in law Eddie Null and niece, Emery Ray. He also leaves behind many aunts and uncles and many cousins whom he loved and cherished with all his heart. He loved family very much.
Steven touched many lives with his kind heart, jovial manner and his winning smile. He will be missed dearly by his family and friends.
The family would like to thank the Twin Falls Police Department, the on-site paramedics and fire department, St. Luke's Magic Valley Medical Center, Demaray Funeral Service, local community for the outpouring of support, all family and friends who have sent love and support, flowers, food, cards, phone calls and prayers, and everyone who has traveled to be with us in our time of loss.
A celebration of life will be held at 3:00 pm, on Friday, November 22, 2013 at Demaray Funeral Service – Gooding Chapel, with reception to immediately follow at the Gooding First Christian Church. The family requests everyone dress casual.
Arrangements are under the care and direction of Demaray Funeral Service – Gooding Chapel.
Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting the obituary link at www.demarayfuneralservice.com.