Don Gay, 83, died at 6:15 a.m. Wednesday, March 28, 2012, at Lima Memorial Health Systems.
He was born Jan. 3, 1929, in Franklin, the son of Thelma (Renner) and John Gay. On June 18, 1950, he married Maudie J. Prater, and she survives in Waynesfield.
Surviving is a son, Jerry Gay, of Columbus; and a daughter, Bonnie Yale, of Waynesfield.
Services are at 11 a.m. today at Armentrout Funeral Home in Waynesfield, with the Revs. Don Smith and David C. Hawthorne officiating. Burial will follow at Willow Branch Cemetery in Waynesfield.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Contributions may be given to Belle Center Church of Christ, Waynesfield Baptist Church or the Wayne Township EMS.
Condolences may be expressed at armentroutfuneralhome.com.