Walter "Jay" Goldhardt, age 88, of Grove City, passed away Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, at Brookdale at Pinnacle.
Born Nov. 16, 1926, in Pleasant Corners, Jay was a graduate of Scioto High School class of 1945, a US Navy veteran and worked at Belt Corporation for over 40 years.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Paul and Blanche Goldhardt.
Survivors include his wife, Eileen (Furniss) Goldhardt; son, Don (Sharon) Goldhardt; daughter, Cathy (James) Chew; grandchildren, Brian Goldhardt, Cynthia Goldhardt and Beth Chew; great-grandchildren, Amanda Goldhardt, Annabelle Savage, Joshua Savage and Sophia Savage; brothers, Melvin "Biff" (Virginia) Goldhardt and Paul "Whitey" Goldhardt; sister-in-law, Gloria Formica; nieces and nephews, Margie Weaver PhD., Allen Goldhardt, Mitchell Goldhardt, Shelly Holly and Shannon Bumgarner.
Friends may visit from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the Spence-Miller Funeral Home, 2697 Columbus St., Grove City, where funeral will be held 1:30 p.m. Monday, with Pastor Jim Blankenship officiating. Interment will follow at Grove City Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Children's Hospital Foundation for Autistic Care.
Online guestbook at www.spencemillerfuneralhome.com.