Lorenzo Samuel Wray was born in Washington, D.C. on April 9,1973 to the proud parents of the late Lorenzo Wray and Deloris Wray.
Lorenzo was educated in the District of Columbia public school system. He attended Shepherd Elementary School, Jefferson Middle School, and finished and graduated from Wilson Senior High School. He went on to attend The University of the District of Columbia for three years. After being out of school for some time, he realized the need to continue his education. He enrolled at the UDC Community College where on March 7, 2017 he received his certification as Guest Service Professional, and on April 11, 2017 he received his certification as a Front Desk Representative. He was working on his certification in one of the computer program systems before his death.
Lorenzo was employed by Giant Foods where he was a part time cashier, which allowed him time for school.
Lorenzo is survived by his mother, Deloris Wray, one aunt, Magdlean Poitier, one great aunt Allegra Dudley. He is also survived by his first cousins: Tomica Poitier, Maya Worrill, Shani Warren, Jaymi Keith and Juan Givens. He also leaves behind his extended family, David L. Martin & family, Vivian Henderson & family, Paula Shelton & family, Kathryn Robinson & family and other relatives and friends.
Canaan Baptist Church
Thursday June 29th, 2017
1607 Monroe Street NW
Washington, DC 20010
Photos Add Photos
Celebrating the life of Lorenzo Samuel Wray
Thank you for signing Lorenzo Samuel Wray's Guestbook
Jacqueline White lit a candle for Lorenzo Samuel Wray
Jacqueline White lit a candle on Jun 27 2017 10:07:43 PM
May it comfort you to know that, your loved one is safe in God's care now, and that friends are praying for you in your time of sorrow. In sympathy and prayer.
Submitted by Jacqueline White on Jun 27 2017 10:06:18 PM
Herbert & Adeline Nickens lit a candle for Lorenzo Samuel Wray
Herbert & Adeline Nickens lit a candle on Jun 27 2017 08:47:39 AM
May God heal your broken heart. Keep your hand in God's hand & He see you thru.
Love & we keep in our prayers.
Submitted by Herbert & Adeline Nickens on Jun 27 2017 08:47:01 AM
Richard Willis lit a candle for Lorenzo Samuel Wray
Richard Willis lit a candle on Jun 25 2017 05:50:24 PM
Alana Willis lit a candle for Lorenzo Samuel Wray
Alana Willis lit a candle on Jun 25 2017 05:31:20 PM
Andrea Ross lit a candle for Lorenzo Samuel Wray
Andrea Ross lit a candle on Jun 25 2017 12:12:40 AM
Loid Dorsey lit a candle for Lorenzo Samuel Wray
Loid Dorsey lit a candle on Jun 23 2017 11:59:54 PM
Reid Willis, Jr. lit a candle for Lorenzo Samuel Wray
Reid Willis, Jr. lit a candle on Jun 22 2017 06:31:11 AM
Text me the address
The address has been sent to your phone