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880 Hopmeadow Street
P.O. Box 335
Simsbury, CT 06070
Phone: 860-658-7613
Fax: 860-651-0476
Joseph Mihaly

Joseph Paul "Jay" Mihaly Jr.

April 17, 2019
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Joseph Paul “Jay” Mihaly, Jr., 53, of Canton, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at Charlotte Hungerford Hospital. He was born May 11, 1965 in Hartford, the beloved son of Judith (Ellsworth) Mihaly of Canton and the late Joseph “Buddy” Mihaly, Sr. Jay was a veteran of the US Army and was in the construction industry. Jay was one of the first Cadets of the Canton Volunteer Fire Department having become a member shortly after. He was an avid dog lover, enjoyed spending time at the beach, hanging at LaSalle Market in Collinsville and going to concerts. Above all, his favorite thing was spending time with his family, especially his nieces and grand niece.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by his sister, Ruth Veneziano Leaver and her husband Doug; his nieces, Katelyn Mathena and Kristin Fotiathis and her husband John; the apple of his eye and pride and joy, grand niece Averi Fotiathis; his uncle, Buster and Diann Ellsworth and many cousins. In addition to his father, he was predeceased by his grandparents, Ralph “Bompa” and Alice “Nannie” Ellsworth and Mae “Nannie” Page.
Jays family welcomes friends at the Vincent Funeral Home, 120 Albany Turnpike in Canton Wednesday, April 24th from 4-7 with a service at 7:00. Burial will be at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Canton Volunteer Fire Dept, PO BOX 104 Canton, CT 06019. Please visit Jay’s “Book of Memories” at for online tributes.
So Jay “You’re the action in town”, in our hearts forever.
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  • Visitation

    April 24, 2019 | 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    April 24, 2019 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Vincent Funeral Home - Canton
    120 Albany Turnpike
    Canton, CT 06019
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  • Service

    April 24, 2019 | 7:00pm
    April 24, 2019 7:00pm
    Vincent Funeral Home - Canton
    120 Albany Turnpike
    Canton, CT 06019
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Rev. Denny Moon


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Chris Bailey

Posted at 08:50pm
I just thought of Jay last week on his birthday. I had no idea...I just learned today and I am so sorry that the world has lost such an amazing person. Jay was truly a very special man who I was honored to have shared so much. He was the kindest, most generous, understanding, tolerant person I have ever met. I have gratitude forever in my heart for having been lucky enough to have known him. To his family and friends, my deepest sympathies are with you. The genuine light of his goodness and spirit will always be with you.

Jeff, Steve and Laurie

Posted at 04:29pm
To Aunt Judy and Sweet Ruth with lots of love and fun cousin memories....we're thinking of you and wishing you peace.
Jeff, Steve and Laurie
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william volovski

Posted at 03:30pm
My sympathies to Judy and Jay's family. Jay was always an honest and square person. I always enjoyed talking to him and getting his take on Canton happenings. He was always a thoughtful observer of what was happening in town.

Bill Volovski

Melissa Krusch

Posted at 12:05pm
Jay..or my mother Denise and I known to call you Jay bird. You have been in my mother and my life for the past 20 years. You were one of the most caring, helpful, and considerate person that I knew and always had a passion to help others. You will truly be missed by many. And I’m so thankful for all of the memories through out my life we’re you have been present for. Rest in paradise Jay.

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