Funeral services for Fay Lyda Jost, 106, Lawrence will be held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, August 8, 2014 at Warren-McElwain Mortuary. Interment will be at a later date at Oak Hill Cemetery. She died Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at her home.
Fay was born May 27, 1908 in Coffeyville, KS the daughter of George F. and Cora Saylor Bell Blevins.
She attended two years of Business College and was a life-long resident of Lawrence.
She was a member the Trinity Lutheran Church.
Fay was a homemaker and a former stenographer for Barteldes Seed Company in Lawrence and later worked for Dodd’s Attorney at Law.
She married Edgar H. Jost on March 18, 1925 in Lawrence, KS. He preceded her in death August 27, 1966.
Survivors include two daughters, Elaine Arnold, Esther Polson, both of Leavenworth; five grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; and six great-great grandchildren.
The family will greet friends one hour prior to the service at 9:00 a.m.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorial in her name to the Trinity Lutheran Church and may be sent in care of the mortuary.