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Jay Goldsmith Jr.

December 2, 1939 March 5, 2020
Jay Goldsmith Jr.
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Jay Goldsmith Jr. 80, of LaGrange passed away at home on Thursday March 5, 2020 following a long illness. Jay was born December 2, 1939 in Lorain. He had worked as a Shipping Clerk and retired from General Motors. Jay enjoyed time fishing and golfing. Survivors include his wife of sixty one years; Lois E. (nee: Tanner) two daughters; Victoria J. Holmes (John) of Lexington, OH., Constance J. Weichman (Steve) of Lexington, OH., two sons; Jay D. Goldsmith (Shelley) of LaGrange, Jaymes A. Goldsmith (Erin) of Trinity, FL., additional survivors include ten grandchildren, two great grandchildren, and a sister; Jean Louise Dorinski (Eugene) of Elyria. Jay was preceded in death by a son; David J., his parents; Jay Sr. and Florence (nee: Knapp) Goldsmith, a sister; Phyllis Addington (Dick) and two brothers; Albert and Daniel. Family will receive friends 4-7 PM Monday March 9, 2020 at The Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Services 38475 Chestnut Ridge Rd. (at State Rt. 57) Elyria (440)322-4626 where funeral services will be at 7:00 PM Monday immediately following visitation. Scott Canfield will officiate. Burial will be private at River Road Cemetery in LaGrange. Memorial contributions in Jay’s memory may be sent to Friendship APL 8303 North Murray Ridge Rd. Elyria, OH 44035. A Celebration of Jay's Life will be held at a later date. Online condolences to the family may be expressed at

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River Rd. (LaGrange) Final Resting Place

Indian Hollow Rd.
LaGrange, OH 44050

Indian Hollow Rd. LaGrange 44050 OH
United States

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