Jay Alexander Leone
LAKEVILLE — Jay Alexander Leone passed away unexpectedly on Nov. 15, 2020.
He was born on Oct. 1, 1940. He was predeceased by his parents in New York state; and his wife of 57 years, Shirley Brazee Leone. He was predeceased by his son, Christopher Jay Leone.
Jay was an active member of the Lakeville Hose Company for most of his adult life. He retired from the company and was an honorary member.
He drove long-distance tractor trailers for more than 40 years and was awarded for driving 1 million miles.
He leaves behind three children, Lisa Stevens of North Canaan, Anthony Jay Leone of Salisbury and Michelle Leone of North Canaan; four grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
A graveside service was held on Nov. 27 at Salisbury Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made in his name to the Salisbury Volunteer Ambulance or the Lakeville Hose Company.
Arrangements are under the care of the Newkirk-Palmer Funeral Home in North Canaan.