Jay Archibald, 58, of California, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2017, in Sunnyvale, Calif. He was born May 13, 1959, in Terre Haute, to Richard Archibald and Florence (Houlston) Archibald.
Jay is survived by his mother of California; an aunt, Luella Jarvis of Terre Haute; and cousins, Eric Cress, Jesse Cress, and William Cress, all of Terre Haute; and a special friend, Ed Kinney and his wife, who has helped with cystic fibrosis patients for 35 years.
He was preceded in death by his father; and a sister, Gay Archibald.
Jay enjoyed working on computers and had spent several years installing computerized machinery. He also enjoyed bike riding. He was a member of the Stanford Adult Patient and Cystic Fibrosis Advisory Council and spent years helping with cystic fibrosis patients.
Graveside services will be at a later date in Roselawn Memorial Park. DeBaun Funeral Homes is in charge of arrangements. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorial contributions be made either the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation or The Living Breath Foundation. Online condolences may be left at:
Published on January 22, 2018