Jay L. Halstead

March 27, 1944 - April 17, 2018

Jay Loran Halstead, 74, a resident of Cape Coral, FL since 2015, formerly of Jeffersonville, IN, passed away Tuesday, April 17, 2018 in Cape Coral. He was born March 27, 1944 in Indianapolis, IN to Frank and Faith Halstead, now deceased.

Jay was of the Methodist faith. He enjoyed a long career in the HVAC industry, including Valley Distributing, 2-J Supply, and Allied Enterprises. He was a graduate of Arsenal Tech High School in Indianapolis, IN.

He is survived by his beloved wife of 24 years, Sandy Halstead of Cape Coral; five loving children, Robb Halstead (Michele) of Marysville, IN, Carolyn Williams of Jeffersonville, IN, Scott Halstead of Jeffersonville, IN, Jessica Giese (Jeff), also of Jeffersonville, IN, and Philip Bohn of cape Coral, FL; brother, Jon Halstead (Linda) of Richmond, VA; eight grandchildren, Jeremy, Rachel, Natalie, Porter, Loren, Sophie, Abby, and Kimberly; mother in law, Beverly Burch of Jeffersonville, IN; four brothers in law, George Burch (Kim) of Jeffersonville, IN and Cape Coral, FL, Rick Burch (Janet) of Cape Coral, Jimmy Burch of Jeffersonville, IN and Bill Burch (Louella) of Jeffersonville, IN; as well as Hank, the Golden Retriever.

Jay was preceded in death by Jake, his beloved Golden, also known as the ambassador of Utica; as well as sister in law, Gale Stiles and her husband, Dennis.

A celebration of Jay’s life will be held in Jeffersonville, IN at the Carriage House at Howard Steamboat Museum on May 25, 2018 4-8 pm. All friends and family are invited to celebrate with us.

Memorial Contributions in memory of Jay Loran Halstead can be sent to the KY chapter of GRRAND, a golden retriever rescue organization.

Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.


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