Jay Paul Lucas Jr


Jay Paul Lucas Jr, formerly of Saybrook, died July 27,2019 with his family by his side. His request for his feet on the ground as he left his mortal state to God's side was honored. Jay was born 12/12/1924 in Ashtabula, son of Reba and Jay Paul Lucas Sr. After graduating from Ashtabula High School in 1944 he enlisted in the US Navy. He proudly served on the US destroyer escorts Sevier and the US.Neunzer on the Atlantic and Pacific Arena. He received an Honorable Discharge in 1947 and married his high school sweetheart Dorothy Marie Foringer and settled in Ashtabula. They have 3 children David Paul, Jayne Ann and Scott Jay. They have 5 grandchildren and 13 great grand children. Jay was active at Prospect Presbyteria Church and a member of the Free Masons of the Grand Lodge of Ohio where he achieved the 32 Degree Mason Level.
There was a military funeral in his honor with 3 US Navy guards. Taps were played and the US flag draping the casket was folded and presented in his honor to his daughter Jayne Ann.
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Published on August 10, 2019
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Ohnmeiss Family
Aug 16, 2019
Our family continues to shrink.
My memories of you all still are as little kids since we live such far apart.
Aunt Sharon
Patti Gillespie
Aug 11, 2019
So sorry for your loss. Your Dad led an admirable life.
Dick Forringer
Aug 11, 2019
Paul will be missed! — I treasure the memories of being with Paul and Dort and Jayne Ann and Scott and David and the extended family for the many years we all lived in Ashtabula!! - My Love to you all..... Dick
Aug 11, 2019
Good by Dad
God's speed
David &Linda;