Jay Arlin Thody
On Thursday, April 28, 2022, Jay Arlin Thody, loving husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather, died at the age of 88. He was born on January 16, 1934, in Shelby, Montana. He served in the U.S. Navy in the Korean War. He worked for the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in Landscape Services for over 30 years. He and his wife Maxine built their own house in Waverly, Nebraska, where they raised their three sons.
Jay was preceded in death by his parents and siblings. He is survived by his wife Maxine, sons Tyler (Chris) Thody, Arlin (Krissy) Thody, and Adam (Kim Stuhr) Thody. He leaves nine grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and many friends.
A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, May 14, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. at the First United Methodist Church, 14410 Folkstone Street, Waverly, Nebraska.
The family wishes memorials be directed to CHI Hospice, First United Methodist Church in Waverly, or a charity of your choice.
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Funeral Home assisting is Aspen Mortuary, 4822 Cleveland Avenue, Lincoln, NE 68504. To view an on-line obituary or email condolences please visit Aspen Mortuary’s website at www.aspenaftercare.com.
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Sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers to the Thody family. Love u guys!!!
So very sorry for your loss. You are all in my thoughts and prayers!
Sorry for your loss. Sending love and prayers. ❤️❤️
My prayers are for all of you. May you all find peace knowing he is in paradise and that God is with you in your time of sorrow.