Obituary of John Francis Fay
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John Francis Fay, known as Jack, a devoted father, grandfather, and great grandfather from LeRoy, NY, passed away on March 20, 2022 at the age of 95.
He was born March 11, 1927, to the late John and Eva Brown Fay.
Jack was a Navy veteran of World War II and the Korean War. His career was spent working for the New York State Harness Racing Association. He was a lifelong member of Our Lady of Mercy Parish as well as a member of the Oatka Fish and Game Club and the American Legion.
Jack is predeceased by his wife, Jean Fay, and his grandson Michael Paladino.
He is survived by his daughters, Barbara Fay (Ron Almeter), Nancy Elmore (David), Jacalyn Whiting (Reid), Mary Jo Fay and Carol DiFrancisco, stepsons Thomas Piccioli, Johnny Piccioli (Debbie), Steven Piccioli (Lu), his beloved grandchildren and great grandchildren, and his dear friend, Eileen Tomidy.
He was a man who cherished his family above all else. It was through grace that he was allowed to spend so many incredible years with us. We will miss his wonderful presence every day and we are so grateful for the time we had with him.
Per his request services will be private. Memorial donations may be made to:
LeRoy Ambulance Service, Inc., Attention: Donation Committee, PO Box 56, LeRoy, NY 14482