Family man jay lovatt died days after wedding Sean johnson, one of the best men on the day, said jay was a real family man but loved spending time with the lads. The 27yearold, pipe fitter, of chesterton, who first met jay during a train journey to a stoke away game, said: "He was always there for everybody and you couldn't ask for a better friend. " Jay, a forklift truck driver, married rachel, his partner of 12 years, on may 26 at stoke's north stafford hotel.The couple's fouryearold daughter macijae was a bridesmaid. Steve holdham, aged 36, from trentham, who had known jay for 20 years, said: "I'm heartbroken to have lost such a close friend.We had so many good times.I can't describe how much i'll miss him.Jay will always be part of my life even though he's gone. " Friend mitchel brown, aged 29, of baddeley green said: "He would do anything for anyone.He was a really genuine friend and he will be badly missed. " Along with following his beloved potters home and away, jay was also an accomplished A line Wedding Dresses Australia footballer and played as a striker. Chris bates managed bucknall youth and more recently the finney gardens side, with jay turning out for both. The fatherofthree, aged 52, a construction worker, of bucknall, said: "He was a top Bridesmaid Dresseshttp://www.bridesmaidgownsau.com/ lad and a good footballer.My sons worked with him at jcb and i just cannot imagine what jay's parents are going through. " Friend andy shingler, aged 31, of birches head, said: "Jay was one of the nicest people you could ever meet. "He was so down to earth and had so many friends. " Gav burgess, aged 30, an nhs worker, who met jay at college, said: "Nobody had a bad word to say about him.He was a top lad and one of the nicest guys you could hope to meet. " Ajax fan marcus middalbos, aged 29, of zwolle in holland, who met jay last year, said: "We got talking to him and some friends before a stoke game.We visited again and they all took us to a match and jay let us stay at his house.He will forever be in our hearts. " Mark mills, who is rachel's cousin and a longterm friend of jay, Cheap Prom Dresses said: "The world has one less hero, i am honoured that i can could call jay a real friend and privileged that he was part of our family. " Rebecca, mark's wife, said: "My baby girl is one week old today.The last text jay sent me said that me and mark would make great parents and i hope to prove him right. "