Survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Harriet; brother-in-law, Richard Perkins (June Johnson); niece, Cheryl Svendsen; and 5 great-nieces.
Jay was a member of ERAC Masonic Lodge #154 for 70 years.
The family would like to thank the staff at The Friendly Home, Morgan Place, for their loving care.
Friends may call Sunday from 1-2 PM at the funeral home (495 N. Winton Rd.) where a Masonic Service will be held at 2 PM. Private Interment at White Haven Memorial Park. To share a memory of Jay or send a condolence to the family visit www.crawfordfuneralhome.com.
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