James "Jim" Lay obituary: James "Jim" Lay's Obituary, Topeka

In Memory Of
James "Jim" Lay
1934 - 2023

Obituary photo of James "Jim" Lay, Topeka-KS
Obituary photo of James "Jim" Lay, Topeka-KS

In Memory Of
James "Jim" Lay
1934 - 2023

James "Jim" Lay, 88, Topeka, joined his children, Jimmy, Becky, and Robben, along with grandson, Michiel in eternity on Friday, January 6, 2023.

He is survived by his wife of 68 years, Barbara (Bennett) Lay; daughter, Pam Lay; son, John Lay; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

He was born November 3, 1934, in Jasper, Alabama. Jim was employed with Santa Fe Railroad, retiring after 33 years.
Jim was an avid golfer and enjoyed gardening. His greatest joys were his wife and family. He loved spending time with his grandkids and great-grandkids.

Visitation will begin at 9 am followed by funeral services at 11 am on Wednesday, January 11, 2023 at Penwell-Gabel Funeral Home. Burial will be at Mount Calvary Cemetery, Topeka.

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Services & Gatherings

Visitation

Wednesday, January 11, 2023 from 9:00am to 11:00am
Penwell-Gabel - Mid-Town Chapel
1321 SW 10th Avenue
Topeka, KS 66604
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Service

Wednesday, January 11, 2023 at 11:00am
Penwell-Gabel - Mid-Town Chapel
1321 SW 10th Avenue
Topeka, KS 66604
Directions & Map

Penwell-Gabel Funeral Home (785-354-8558) is assisting the family

Penwell-Gabel Funeral Home (785-354-8558) is assisting the family

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