Vern W. Jordan
March 22, 1956 ‒ March 25, 2015
Vern W. Jordan, age 59 of Marengo, passed away at his residence on Wednesday morning March 25, 2015 surrounded by his family.
He was born on March 22, 1956 in Mount Gilead to the late Bruce Jordan and Mildred (Bowers) Jordan Stone. He was a lifelong Marengo area resident and a 1974 graduate of Highland High School. He was a retired painter for Worthington Industries with 32 years of service and retired in 2006.
Vern loved being with his family and spending time with them. His grandchildren, nieces and nephews were important to him and he loved playing with them. Vern enjoyed fishing, bowling, baseball, swimming and working. Vern was a big kid at heart and loved holidays and family get together, Fourth of July or Halloween Parties with a haunted theme.
He is survived by his wife of 40 years: Tanya (Weber) Jordan and they were married June 24, 1974 in Fargo, Ohio; son: Michael (Amanda) Jordan of Marengo; daughter: Ladawn (John Peters) Jordan of Marengo; grandchildren: Lily, William, Caleb, Jada, Violet; brothers: Bruce (Judy) Jordan of Chesterville; sisters: Norma (Wilbert) Oler of Columbus, Anna (Ben) Mahan of Chesterville, Emma (Butch) Chipps of Chesterville, Robin Lester of Edison, Vicki (Jeff) Sargent of Fredericktown; sister-in-law: Judy Bowers of Cardington, Debbie Jordan of Chesterville.
Preceded in death by son: Vern E. Jordan on May 12, 2011; brothers: Alfred Jordan, Donald Bowers; brother-in-law: David Lester.
Friends may call Saturday from 2-6 p.m. at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, SR 3 at 61, Sunbury where services will be held Sunday 2 p.m. with Pastor Jay Weaver officiating.
Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.