Farming Rural 21

Jay Robert Strayer

October 25, 1963 ~ October 4, 2019 (age 55)


Jay Robert Strayer, age 55, of DeGraff, Ohio passed away at 8:00 p.m. Friday, October 4, 2019, at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton, Ohio.

He was born in Bellefontaine, Ohio October 25, 1963, to the late Robert Russell and Mary Frances (Hooley) Strayer.

On March 8, 1997, Jay married the former Sadie Cummins in Lewistown, Ohio and she survives along with their two sons, Robbie Strayer and D.J. Strayer. He is also survived by two sisters, Joanne (David) Bell and Julie (Robert) Remington; his mother-in-law, Penny Cummins; a brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Jason (Carrie) Cummins; seven nieces and nephews, Jennifer (Joe) Lewis, Sheila (Daniel) Errett, Nathan (Candace) Remington, Ethan Cummins, Nathan Cummins, Tony Cummins, and Joe Cummins and three great nieces and nephews, Ben Lewis, Peighton Remington, and Reece Remington.

A farmer, Jay was an employee of AGC where he had worked for thirty three years. He was a member of the Farm Bureau and Logan County Antique Tractor Association. Jay volunteered much of his time with Union Township as well as supporting and contributing to the Riverside High School FFA.

The family will receive friends from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, October 10, 2019 at the Winner Family Farm Harvest Barn in DeGraff, where Pastor Wayne Downing will officiate the funeral service at 11:00 a.m. Friday, October 11, 2019.

Burial will be at the Greenwood-Union Cemetery in DeGraff.

The arrangements are in the care of the staff of the Daring & Sanford Funeral Home in DeGraff.



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October 10, 2019

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Winner Family Farm Harvest Barn
7317 State Route 47
DeGraff, OH 43318

Funeral Service
October 11, 2019

11:00 AM
Winner Family Farm Harvest Barn
7317 State Route 47
DeGraff, OH 43318


Riverside FFA
2096 Co Rd 24, DeGraff OH 43318

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