Walter Jay Milligan, Jr.

July 30, 1931 - March 20, 2017

Walter Jay Milligan, Jr.

July 30, 1931 - March 20, 2017

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In today’s changing world with climate change and environment concerns, “Honoring a Life” allows for family and friends to plant a memorial tree in honor of their loved one and friend. The purchase of a tree creates a beautiful permanent record on the Honoring a Life website, www.honoringalife.org. Each tree is planted through the efforts of Forestry Services throughout North America who determine where the greatest needs for reforestation are. Once planted, the geographical location where the tree is planted will be added to the record. A beautiful card is also sent to the family signifying your thoughtful gesture.

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Condolences and Tributes for Walter Jay Milligan, Jr.

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Pam Cioccio posted a Condolence | October 31, 2017

Dear Sheryl! So sorry to hear about your dad! I hope he didn't suffer. Mom died last February at 91 of a heart attack. She didn't have a funeral as she donated her body to medicine. I send your dad a Christmas card last year telling him; I'm not sure if he got it. But to you and your family: your Dad was sooooo much fun and sooooo handsome when I was 16 and staying with you at his house! I had such a blast with you and him at the Erie County Fair and had my very first plane ride! That was definitely one of the best summers of my youth. I hope you get this and I hope to hear from you. Love always, Pam (Stan and Dr. Joseph Cioccio)
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Dennis farrell posted a Condolence | March 25, 2017

I was happy to know Jay for over twenty years and heard many good stories. My favorite by far though was when he filmed the car stunt for one of the Roger Moore James Bond movies. He was a hard guy to forget and I hope that memories like mine will be multiplied many times over and shared with his family by the huge number of people he knew and whose lives he touched. May he rest in peace.Blessings and peace to all the family.
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Pamela Ferranti posted a Condolence | March 24, 2017

Jay, Paul and the Milligan Family, Our deepest sympathies on the passing of your dad. His compassion and expertise on how to do run demolition derby was and continues to be the benchmark. I have so many fond memories of him at the convention and our fair. He always took the time to talk to you and find out how you personally was doing. Hang on to those memories and I am sure he is negotiating a derby in heaven! Pam Ferranti, Wayne County Fair President
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Maura Carney sent a Floral Arrangement | March 23, 2017

Rest In Peace my Dear Friend Maura Carney at The Brockton Fair
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Shawn Fitzgibbons posted a Condolence | March 23, 2017

So sad to hear my neighbor and buddy passed away, going to miss all the great stories, advice and friendship...Rest in peace my friend!
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