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Jay P. Jefferies

May 12, 1929 ~ June 10, 2020 (age 91)


Jay P. Jefferies passed away on June 10, 2020 in his home.  He was 91.

He was born on May 12, 1929 in Lansford, Pennsylvania.  He was a graduate of Lansford High School.  Jay served his country proudly in the U.S. Air Force and then worked at the Dover Air Force Base for 40 years as a mechanic.

Jay was preceded in death by his brother Jack Jefferies and sister Ellen Humphries.  

He is survived by his caregiver and friend of 15 years Shelly McCray of Magnolia, nieces Janet DeFilippis, Joan Humphries, Patsy, nephew John Jefferies and sister-in-law Jennie Jefferies all of Pennsylvania.

Service with military honors will be 2:00 p.m., Monday, June 22, 2020 at the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 26669 Patriots Way, Millsboro, Delaware.

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Committal Service


Graveside Service
June 22, 2020

2:00 PM
Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Millsboro, Delaware
100 Patriots Way
Millsboro, DE

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