Jay W. Herrick

ESCANABA – Jay W. Herrick, 35, of 314 S. 10th St., Escanaba, passed away on Thursday, May 15, 2014, at the University of Michigan Hospital in Ann Arbor. Jay was born on Jan. 11, 1979, in Escanaba and was the son of Harley and Susan (Lehto) Herrick.

He was a graduate of Escanaba High School. Following graduation, Jay began his career as a laborer and was known for his handywork.

He is survived by: sister, Julie (Craig) Nelson, of Escanaba; brother, Jimmy Herrick, of Gladstone; and several aunts, uncles, and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Harley and Susan.

A private family funeral graveside service will take place at the Rock Cemetery. The Anderson Funeral Homes of Escanaba and Gladstone are assisting the Herrick Family. Online condolences and memorials in Jay’s honor may be directed to www.andersonfuneralhomes.net.