Official Obituary of

Jerry A Forinash

January 23, 1938 ~ March 6, 2024 (age 86) 86 Years Old

Jerry Forinash Obituary

Jerry A Forinash, 86 of Reynoldsville passed away unexpectedly at his home on Wednesday, March 6, 2024. He was born January 23, 1938 in Clarksburg, WV the son of the Burley M. Forinash Sr. and Bertie R. Junkins Forinash.

Jerry graduated from Salem High School Class of 1956. He retired from Fourco Glass as a Mill Wright with many years of service. He enjoyed bowling and golfing with his best friends, Leon Strother, Roger Bowen and Carl Nichols. He also enjoyed fishing and playing softball.  Jerry loved his kids and his grandchildren. He loved going to all their ballgames and other activities.

He is survived by his four children, Candy Shaffer of Clarksburg, Vickie Derosa and Husband Louie of Coxs Mills, Jerry “J.R.” Forinash, Jr. of Big Flint, and Curtis Forinash and wife Teri of Gregorys Run; five grandchildren, Kari Dunham and companion Michael Davis of Hepzibah, Christopher Lowther and companion Brittany Exline of Morgantown, Staci Elder and Husband Jerrod of Sardis, Michael Derosa and wife Jamiee of Bridgeport, and Marcus Derosa of Bridgeport; great-grandchildren, Hunter Lowther, Dylan Lowther, Braedyn Lowther, Aleigha Dunham, Cayden Elder, Addie Elder, Katie Derosa, and Dominick Derosa; companion, Judy Shaffer of Salem; two brothers, Burley “Bud” Forinash and wife Sandy of Greensburg, PA, and Dan Forinash and wife Barbara of Mt. Clare; several nieces and nephews; several brothers and sisters in law.

In addition to his parents, Jerry is preceded in death by his wife, Constance M Forinash; grandson, Andrew Forinash; several nieces, nephews; several brothers and sisters in law.

Family will receive friends at Davis Funeral Home 124 Olen Thomas Drive, Clarksburg, WV 26301 for visitation, Monday, March 11, 2024 from 3-7 PM. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel of Davis Funeral Home on Tuesday, March 12, 2024 at 11:00 AM with Reverend Sheldon Moore officiating. Interment will follow at Floral Hills Memorial Gardens. Online condolences can be made on Davis Funeral Home is honored to serve the Forinash family.

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March 11, 2024

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Davis Funeral Home
124 Olen Thomas Drive
Clarksburg, West Virginia 26301

Funeral Service
March 12, 2024

11:00 AM
Davis Funeral Home
124 Olen Thomas Drive
Clarksburg, West Virginia 26301


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