Lakeland philanthropist Jay Troxel dead at age 95 - FOX 13 News

Lakeland philanthropist Jay Troxel dead at age 95

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LAKELAND (FOX 13) -

Lakeland philanthropist Jay Troxel has died at the age of 95.

He passed away in his home on Wednesday, according to an online obituary.

Troxel was known for his numerous donations to community organizations over the years. His gifts have totaled in the millions, and have gone toward organizations like Volunteers in Service to the Elderly, Lighthouse Ministries, Florida Southern College, and Habitat for Humanity, among many others.

A graveside service was held this morning at Lakeland Memorial Gardens.

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