Suddenly on Tuesday, November 6, 2012, age 75 Years. Beloved husband of Peggy for 47 years. Dear step-brother of the late Myra Waller (Terry). Cherished brother- in- law of Philip Helwig (Linda), Catherine Helwig (Ted Shin) and Susan Helwig (Andrew Szende). Jay will be fondly remembered by his Atherton cousins, nieces , nephews, former colleagues at the National Archives of Canada, Gatineau Valley Historical Society and many friends. His family is grateful for the care and compassion Jay received at the Civic and Queensway- Carleton hospitals,and for the dedication and kindness of support workers who visited his home in recent months. A Service to celebrate Jay’s life will be held at Parkdale United Church 429 Parkdale Ave., on Saturday, November 24, 2012 at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Gatineau Valley Historical Society or a charity of your choice.