Irene G. Farnario

May 22, 1919 - September 7, 2008

05/22/1919 - 09/07/2008

Past Services

Monday September 08, 2008
St. Mary's Catholic Church
Lafferty, OH 43951
Tuesday September 09, 2008
Mt. Calvary Cemetery
Bellaire, OH 43906
740-676-2426 Be | Directions
Tuesday September 09, 2008
9:30 am
St. John Catholic Church
415-37th Street
Bellaire, OH 43906
740-676-0051 | Directions

Irene G. Farnario 89 of St. Clairsville, Ohio formerly of Bellaire, Ohio died Sunday September 7, 2008 at the Forest Hill Retirement Center in St. Clairsville, Ohio.

She was born May 22, 1919 in Advent, West Virginia a daughter of the late Allen F. and Lucy Fields Jones.

Irene was a homemaker and a member of the St. John Catholic Church in Bellaire, Ohio.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John J. Farnario on June 25, 1987, two sons, Peter Farnario and Gerald “Jerry” Farnario on June 11, 2002, one brother, Dale Jones and two sisters, Marie Garvin and Kathleen Lewis.

Surviving are one son, John F. “Jack” Farnario and his wife, Anne of Portland, Oregon, five grandchildren, Kim David Jordan of St. Clairsville, Ohio, Gina Albert Fuller of Bellaire, Ohio, Mark Sandra Farnario of Portland, Oregon, Mike Farnario of Neffs, Ohio and Amy David Meyer of Shadyside, Ohio. Also eleven great grandchildren, Brooke DeJuan Goulde of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Brett Jordan of Alexandria, Virginia, Tawni Fuller of North Royalton, Ohio, Courtney Farnario of Portland, Oregon, Ross Fuller of Bellaire, Ohio, Johnathan Farnario of Bridgeport, Ohio, John Farnario of Portland, Oregon, Desiree Farnario of Bridgeport, Ohio, Mark Farnario of Portland, Oregon, Levi Spencer of Shadyside, Ohio and Jacob Spencer of Shadyside, Ohio and several nieces and nephews.

There will be no visitation. Funeral liturgy with Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday at 9:30 am at the St. John Catholic Church Bellaire, Ohio with Msgr. Gene W. Mullett officiating. Interment in the Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Bellaire, Ohio.

Memorial contributions may be made to the St. John Catholic Church 415 37th Street Bellaire, Ohio 43906.

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Cathy Benedetta
8 years ago

Dear Jack:

I was sorry to see your mother’s passing. She was such a sweet lady and I am sure you will miss her alot. Please take care.


John Benedetta
8 years ago

God bless you in your time of loss, you will be in my thoughts and prayers.

Barbara Baugh
8 years ago

Kim & Family,

So sorry to hear about your grandmother Irene. I remember her from my childhood when I would visit my Aunt Ang Patrone on Washington St. She would always be on the porch and we would talk. Very nice lady. Our deepest sympathy.

Jim & Barb Baugh

bob ney
8 years ago

To The Farnario Family

We were sorry to learn about the passing of Irene. I always have such fond memories of Irene. She will be missed by many people in the community. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.


Bob,Bobby,and Kayla Ney