Obituary for Jack W. Layne

Jack W. Layne

Jack W. Layne, Sr., 81, of New Haven and formerly of Warsaw, died Thursday June 16, 2022. He was born in Stanville KY on January 18, 1941, the son of (the late) Wilbur and Ruby (Hall) Layne.

Jack was a retired electrician at Uniroyal-Goodrich and was previously employed at Dalton Foundry. He attended Warsaw Family Worship Center and was a member of the Loyal Order of Moose #1423 and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. Jack enjoyed the time he spent with his family & friends and had an interest in the Martial Arts, motorcycles and dancing.

In addition to his parents, Jack was also preceded in death by his sister, Patty Bammerlin and his Aunt Midge Jackson.

Survivors include his son, Jack W. (Tracey) Layne, Jr. of Pierceton and his daughter, Tabatha (Brent) McDonald of Silver Lake; his grandchildren, Shelby Layne of Fort Wayne, Brooks (Tyler) Smith of Warsaw, Tyler McDonald of Savannah GA, Jacob McDonald of Silver Lake and his great-grandchildren, Maverick and Porter Smith. Jack is also survived by his brother, Roger (Dennye) Layne in Kentucky and sisters, Dotty Layne and Glenda Hatin, both of South Bend.

Funeral Services 1:00 Monday June 20, 2022 at McHatton Sadler Funeral Chapel, 2290 Provident Ct. Visitation is Monday from 12-1pm in the funeral home. Burial will follow in Lakeview Cemetery, Silver Lake.

The family’s preferred memorial is the American Kidney Fund, online at or by mail at 11921 Rockville Pike – Suite 300, Rockville MD 20852.

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