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Jay Linden Gillis - Class Of 1969 VIEW PROFILE

Jay Linden Gillis

Jay Linden Gillis

Aug. 10, 1950 - Sep. 1, 2006

Jay L. Gillis, 56, of South Bend, IN, passed away at 8:45pm Friday, September 1, 2006 at Ironwood Health & Rehabilitation Center, following an illness.

He was born on August 10, 1950 to the late John and Florence (Wilkinson) Gillis in South Bend, IN, and was a lifelong resident of German Township in South Bend.

Mr. Gillis was a long time employee of St. Joseph County.

He is survived by Julie A. Hedl, the love of his life, who resides in South Bend, IN; one daughter, Jaime Gillis of Mishawaka, IN; one son, Jason Gillis of South Bend, IN; one brother, John D. (wife Penny) Gillis of South Bend, IN; and his beloved dog, Spanky D.

Jay enjoyed motorcycles, ATV�s and Jeeps. He was also an avid NASCAR fan.

Visitation will be from 4-8pm Monday, September 4, 2006 at Kaniewski Funeral Home, 3545 N. Bendix Drive, South Bend, IN.

Funeral Services will be held at 2:00pm Tuesday, September 5, 2006 at Kaniewski Funeral Home, with Rev. Donald Bayne, Jr. officiating. Burial will follow in Highland Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, Memorial Contributions may be made to: American Diabetes Association, Indiana Office, 7363 East 21st Street, Indianapolis, IN 46219 or Alzheimer�s Association, 9135 N. Meridian Street, Ste. B-4, Indianapolis, IN 46209-7109.

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