by Melody Metzger

LAMAR-Honoring his wishes, cremation has taken place and a private family service will be held at a later date for William Jason Jay Darrah, 45, Lamar, who died Tuesday, May 5, 2015, at Barton County Memorial Hospital.

Arrangements were under the direction of Daniel Funeral Home.

Condolences may be shared at www.danielfuneralhome.net.

Survivors include his half-brother, Mike Darrah and wife Susie, Raytown; a sister, Patricia Groves and husband Ted, Liberal; a half-sister, Jackie Taylor and husband Joe, Olathe, Kan. and his caretakers at Truman Healthcare Center.

He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, John Thomas Darrah and George Clayton Darrah.

Mr. Darrah was born May 29, 1969, at Kansas City, Mo., to John Merrick and Marilyn (Frazier) Darrah. He attended Central High School in Kansas City, Mo. and had worked as a welder for J&W Trailers before becoming disabled.