Jay "Jaybird" F. Johnson of Arcade, passed away Sunday, November 1, 2020 at Mercy Hospital in Buffalo at the age of 58 after battling a lengthy illness.
He was born October 13, 1962 in Buffalo, NY a son of the late John "Jack" and Betty L. (Brown) Johnson.
Jay was a loving stepdad, brother, uncle, and friend. He was a life long Bills, Yankees, and NASCAR fan.
He will be greatly missed by his sisters, Carol (Al Layman) Jones and Betsy (John) Keenan; his fiance, Lori Bigelow and her sons: Jim (Amber) Bigelow, Tom Bigelow, Bobby Bigelow, and Jacob Bigelow; his nephews: Jeff Jones, Steve (Kim) Keenan; his great nephew, Cory Jones; and ten grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his nephew, Johnny Jones, and brother-in-law, Ed Jones.
There will be no calling hours. A celebration of life will be held at a later date at the convenience of the family.