Jay Roger Ledyard died Dec. 2. He was 62.

Mr. Ledyard was born Dec. 20, 1949, in Portland. He attended Ascension Catholic School and Madison High School, graduating in 1967. He continued his education at Portland Community College and Portland State University. He started his 37-year career in the equipment industry with Ingersoll-Rand Company in 1972, and continued for many years working for Road Machinery Inc., Clyde West Inc., and Enviro-Clean.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Donald Ledyard; and brother-in-law, Harold (Dick) Keller. He is survived by his wife, Deborah; and daughters, Amber Ledyard, Amy (Ledyard) (Mario Valente); sister, Joy Keller; four grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, aunt and uncle.

A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m., Friday, Dec. 7, 2012, at Ascension Church in Portland.