Bray's cause of death released
By Jerry DiPaola
Published: Monday, Jan. 20, 2014, 11:24 p.m.
Former Gateway and Pitt football star Curtis Bray died of a pulmonary embolism, according to the Mary Greeley Medical Center in Ames, Iowa, The Des Moines Register reported. A pulmonary embolism is a sudden blockage of an artery in a lung.
Visitation for Bray will be from 3 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Monroeville Assembly of God where services will be 10 a.m. Friday. Burial will follow at Restland Memorial in Monroeville.
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