Wayne A. Forshey

Died: Tue., Dec. 19, 2017


4:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Fri., Dec. 22, 2017
Location: Bauer Turner Funeral Home

Mass of Christian Burial

11:00 AM Sat., Dec. 23, 2017
Location: St. Sylvester Catholic Church

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Wayne A. Forshey, age 62, of Woodsfield, Ohio passed away Tuesday December 19, 2017 at the Wetzel County Hospital New Martinsville, West Virginia.  He was born in Cambridge, Ohio March 22, 1955 a son of the late Samuel & Lena Neuhart Forshey.

He was a graduate of the Spartan School of Aeronautics in Tulsa, Oklahoma, where he became an Air Frame and Power Plant Mechanic.  Wayne was a member of St. Sylvester Catholic Church, member of the Knights of Columbus, 4th Degree Member, Tech councilor for the EAA, Lifetime member of the EAA, member of Vintage Air Craft Association, National WACO Club, American WACO Club, the AOPA, and member of the EAA Warbirds of America.

He is survived by his wife of 31 years, Karen Haney Forshey of Woodsfield, brothers; Cliff (Pat Baker) Forshey, Ralph (Tina Pittman) Forshey of Columbus, nieces; Sarah, Jennifer, and Catherine, and several cousins.

Friends received from 4 – 8 p.m. Friday December 22, at the Bauer-Turner Funeral Home Woodsfield, Ohio.  Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Saturday December 23, 2017 at St. Sylvester Catholic Church Woodsfield, with Rev. Fr. David Gaydosik officiating.  Burial will be at the convenience of the family. Rosary will be held at 8 p.m. Friday evening at the funeral home.

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Trudy and Sherman Pyles
   Posted Thu December 21, 2017
Heartfelt condolences to you Karen and family. May God provide comfort and strength

Barbara Reischman
   Posted Thu December 21, 2017
My deepest sympathies at Wayne's passing. Sending prayers for you all.

Judy Kilburn
   Posted Thu December 21, 2017
So sorry, Karen. Prayers for you and your family.

Donna Landefeld Secrest
   Posted Thu December 21, 2017
Karen, So very sorry to see of your sad loss. May God provide comfort and strength in this time of sadness.

Robin Hughey Haslam
   Posted Fri December 22, 2017
So sorry to hear of Wayne's passing. It was a surprise. We went to St Sylvester's and high school together and him and my brother Randy were good friends back then. Our deepest sympathy goes out to Karen, Cliff, Ralph and the rest of his family

Randy & Emma williams
   Posted Fri December 22, 2017
Sorry for your loss, comforted and prayers.

Don & Suzanne Pollock
   Posted Fri December 22, 2017
Karen: We are so sorry to hear the passing of Wayne. We know his love of planes and how much he wanted to establish a business in MC. We are thinking of you. He was quite a gentleman. The Pollock's

   Posted Fri December 22, 2017
Karen so sorry for your loss. prayers sent your way.

Mike, Julie and Corey Jones
   Posted Fri December 22, 2017
Karen, Clifford and Family,

We are sending our most sincere sympathy in the passing of Wayne. May strength, peace and comfort be with each of you.

Dan & Joyce Weiss
   Posted Fri December 22, 2017
Karen and Family, So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May he rest in the loving care of our Lord.

Jeff and Debbie Stephens
   Posted Fri December 22, 2017
I am so sorry to learn that Wayne has passed away. I am glad I had the chance to talk to him a few times at Rite Aid this summer. He was a great guy. You all have our sympathy.

theresia and glenn parsons
   Posted Fri December 22, 2017
so sorry for the family. May God hold u in his hands

Cathy Gallagher
   Posted Sat December 23, 2017
Karen and family, We are so sorry to hear of Wayne's passing. Ron knew him quite well. Remember all the good times and may God Bless you and keep you in the palm of his hand. Ron and Cathy

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