Colton Gregory Murray, 23 months old, passed away Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, at 1:02 a.m. in Riley Children's Hospital in Indianapolis after a long, courageous fight. Colton was born Dec. 29, 2015, in Indianapolis to Matthew Murray and Kimberly (Gravil) Murray.
He is survived by his parents; a brother, Hayden Murray; maternal grandmother and her husband, Jeannie and Hobie Roberts; paternal grandparents, Robert and Vickie Murray; maternal great-grandfather, John Julian Sr.; paternal great-grandmother, Lois Campbell; aunts, Kristin Murray, Kristina Jacobs (Jeff), and Jennifer Blue (J.R.); an uncle, John Murray; and several cousins.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Gregory Gravil; and a cousin, Lucas Blue.
Colton was an amazing little boy with a contagious smile. He stole the hearts of people all over the world with his sweet and silly personality. He loved unconditionally and knew no hate. Colton was the ultimate superhero.
Visitation will be Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2017, from 2 until 6 p.m. in Maryland Community Church and on Thursday, Dec. 21, 2017 from 10 a.m. until noon with a celebration of life at noon in the church, with Robert Murray officiating. Burial will follow in Mount Pleasant Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that donations may be made to the Riley Children's Foundation in memory of Colton Murray. You can share memories at ColtonStrong on Facebook. Online condolences may be shared at:
Published on December 18, 2017