Jonathan Rodwell Day

FRANKLIN and Kill Devil Hills, N.C. — Jonathan Rodwell Day, 35, passed away April 9, 2014, in North Carolina. He was born May 27, 1978, in Missoula, Mont., the son of Shirley M. Day of Franklin.

Jon loved fishing, carpentry work and traveling.

He is survived by three children, Haley Marie Day of Nevada, Rose Jean Day and Amos David Day of Kalispell, Mont.; a sister, Melissa Day of Ellsworth; two brothers, Timothy Ryder of Eden, N.C., and Christopher Ryder of Franklin; his mother, Shirley Day of Franklin; maternal grandmother, Alice Day of Franklin; stepfather, Ted Ryder of Stockton Springs; two nieces, Jasmine Ditton of Ellsworth and Tessa Ditton of Franklin; and one nephew, Jaiden Howard of Limestone.

A celebration of life will be held in Maine at a later date.

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