DELAVAN - Richard E. Lay, 80, Delavan, died at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday (June 12, 2007) at the home of his daughter in Bartonville.
Service: 10 a.m. Friday at St. Peter Lutheran Church, Emden, with the Rev. David Hofer officiating.
Burial: Prairie Rest Cemetery, Delavan, with military rites conducted by Delavan American Legion Post 382.
Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. today at Davis Mortuary, Delavan Chapel, and one hour before the funeral Friday at the church. To express condolences online please visit davismortuaryinc.com .
Memorials: Methodist Hospice or St. Peter Lutheran Church, Emden.
Survivors: three sons, Henry Lay, Pekin; Dan (Maria) Rush, Colorado Springs, Colo.; and Steve (Valerie) Rush, Delavan; two daughters, Linda (John) Quast, Bartonville, and Barbara Mibbs, Delavan; 10 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and two brothers, Edwin (Jane) Lay, Rifle, Colo., and Henry (Beverly) Lay, Delavan.