FARNARIO, John F. “Jack”

FARNARIO, John F. “Jack,” 78, of St. Clairsville, Ohio, died at home on Thursday, June 6, 2013.

He was born March 5, 1935, in Bellaire, Ohio, son of the late John and Irene Jones Farnario.

Jack was retired from Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. He was a 1953 Bellaire High School graduate; a U.S. Navy Veteran of the Korean War; a member of the Bellaire Lions Club and a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in St. Clairsville.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by an infant brother, Peter Farnario; and a brother, Gerald Farnario.

Jack is survived by his loving wife, Anne Wood Farnario; two children, Kim (David) Jordan of St. Clairsville and Mark (Sandra) Farnario of Estacada, Oregon; five grandchildren, Brooke (DeJuan) Goulde of Pittsburgh, PA, Brett (Amy) Jordan of Montgomery Village, MD, Courtney (Ben) DeWhitt of Redmond, OR, Mark Farnario and John Farnario both of Estacada, OR; three great-grandchildren, Bryce Goulde, Peyton and Easton DeWhitt; nieces and nephews; two loving dogs, Shane and Sheba.

Family and friends will be received at Toothman Funeral Home in St. Clairsville on Friday from 4-8 p.m. with a Vigil Service conducted by Father Thomas Chillog at 4 p.m.

Funeral Liturgy with Mass will be celebrated on Saturday at 10 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in St. Clairsville with Father Michael Gossett the celebrant.

Burial will be held at the convenience of the family.

Memorial contributions may be made to American Heart Association, P.O. Box 15120, Chicago, IL 60693.