Julius “Jay” Robert Sanyi, 82, of Bluffton, OH died October 19, 2010 at 9:55 p.m. at Birchaven Village in Findlay, OH. He was born on November 10, 1927 to Josef and Rosalia Konyha Sanyi in Pittsburgh, PA. On July 24, 1990, he married his wife, Wilma Zimmerman, who survives.
He retired from Ford Engine Plant in Cleveland, Ohio. He was a member of First United Methodist Church in Bluffton. He was also a member of American Legion #0536 in Gilboa. Julius was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and U.S. Army Reserves, serving in World War II.