Obituary: Jay Louis Kimball

Jay Louis Kimball passed away at the Kansas Heart Hospital in Wichita, Kan. on October 17, 2012. He was a 1957 graduate of Great Bend High School. He married Linda Laffer August 20, 1959 at Winfield, Kan. and worked for Lockheed Martin and Hytek Microsystems as a Microelectronics Engineer. Mr. Kimball was a Great Bend, Kan. resident since 2005 coming from Carson City, Nev. He was also a member of St. John's Episcopal Church, Great Bend, Kan.

Jay is survived by his wife, Linda Kimball; one son, Michael Jay Kimball and his wife, Kimberly, of Uralla, Australia; four grandchildren, Misti K. Kimball-Phillips, Brian Joseph Bradley, Sarah Elizabeth Kimball, and Christopher Michael Bradley; and one great-grandchild, Abren Jay Phillips. He was preceded in death by one daughter, Kathleen Casey; and one sister, Carol Schrepel.

There will be a memorial service at a later date. There will be no visitation as cremation has taken place. A memorial fund has been setup at St. John's Episcopal Church, in care of Bryant Funeral Home. Arrangements are in the care of Bryant Funeral Home. Condolences may be sent and notice viewed at


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