Jay D. McCoy, age 70, of Somerset, passed from this life on Wednesday, October 05, 2016, at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.

Jay was born in Lincoln, Nebraska, on July 18, 1946, son of Harlan and Bernadean Robertson McCoy. He was a veteran, serving his country in the United States Navy. He was the owner and operator of his own dental lab. Jay was active with the Special Olympics. He enjoyed woodworking.

He is survived by his mother, Bernadean McCoy, of Lincoln, Nebraska; his son, Travis Jay McCoy, of Nancy; Travis’ mother, Jeri McCoy, of Nancy; his brother, Dr. Michael McCoy; and his sister, Marsha McCoy-Wetzig.

Jay is preceded in death by his father, Harlan McCoy.

A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, October 8, 2016, at 2:00 p.m., in Southern Oaks Funeral Home Chapel.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations made to the Special Olympics: Somerset Dragons c/o Tri-Generations, 160 Venture Way, Somerset, Kentucky 42503