SAVANNAH - Donald H. Gay, 88, died on Tuesday (November 9, 2010) at the Wayne County Nursing Home in Lyons, following a brief illness.
Family and friends are invited to call from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday (Nov. 14) at the Colvin-Norton Funeral Home, 13081 West Church St. in Savannah, where his Funeral Service will be held at the conclusion of visitation.
Donations in lieu of floral offerings may be directed in Donald's memory to the Savannah Ambulance, 1770 Route 89 North, Savannah.
Don was born December 5, 1921, son of the late Howard and Mae Gay. A lifelong resident of Savannah, he was a member of the Savannah High School graduating class of 1941. Don retired from the Beacon Feed Milling Company in Cayuga, where he had been employed for 40 years.
Donald is survived by sons: Jon (Marilyn) Gay of New Port Richey, Fla. and Norman Gay of Savannah; daughter, Bonnie (Richard) Sloan, also of Savannah; three grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Lorraine Granatiero; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was predeceased by his wife, Lois in 1987; and by daughter-in-law, Jacqueline Gay in 2010.
On-line condolences to the Gay family may be directed to www.hsnorton.com.