Published 3:45 pm, Monday, June 21, 2010
Jay Hallenbeck, 49, died June 15, 2010, at his home in Easton.
Born in Greenwich to Lisa and Alan Hallenbeck on Aug. 20, 1960, he was a lifelong Fairfield County resident who had his own home improvement business.
Hallenbeck was the proud, doting father of two sons, Shannon and Cameron. He loved spending time with his family, performing stand-up comedy at the Gotham Comedy Club in New York, cooking, gardening, listening to classic rock, watching funny movies and supporting the Fairfield Follies performances for the past 10 years.
In addition to his sons, he is survived by his beloved, Marje Tracy; his sister, Trisha Leroux and her husband, Roger Leroux; his stepchildren, Sloane, Nicole, Brooke and Rafael; three grandchildren, Brette, Mitchell and Aidan; and his former wife, Kate Rauch and her parents, Gary and Gail Rauch.
A memorial service will take place Tuesday, June 22, at 11 a.m. at the First Presbyterian Church, 2475 Easton Turnpike, Fairfield. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the college fund for his sons, in care of Marjory Tracy, trustee, 105 Technology Drive, Suite 1A, Trumbull, CT 06611.