Richard Elwyn Hay, 75, of Jordan originally from Cortland passed away on Nov. 7, 2021. He was a Marine Corps Vietnam veteran. He was well known in the Cortland and Ithaca areas for playing in many bands. Surviving are his wife Jacqueline, children Ricky Hay, Nicole (Joe) Donabella, Jessica (Brad) Carbona, Jennifer Hay, 8 grandchildren and many nieces, nephews, sister and brother-in-laws and friends in the Jordan and Cortland areas. Calling hours will be 5-7pm Tuesday, Nov. 23rd at the Bush Funeral Home 120 E. Main St. (Rt. 5) Elbridge with Military Honors presented at 7pm. Private burial will be in Maple Grove Cemetery. Masks are encouraged.