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Obituaries

Jay Staples

PRINCETON — Jay B. Staples, 65, of Princeton passed away Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013.

He was born March 21, 1947, in Princeton to John B. and Mary Louise (Robinson) Staples.

He had served in the U.S. Air Force in Vietnam.

He is survived by his mother, Mary Louise Staples of Princeton; and aunts and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his father, John Staples; and his maternal and paternal grandparents.

Services will be private. Arrangements are through the Fiocchi-Jensen Funeral Home in Princeton.

Memorials may be directed to the Friends of Strays.

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