Joshua Lee Forney
April 13, 1982 – May 19, 2019
Joshua Lee Forney, 37, of Pittsburgh, PA, passed away, Sunday, May 19, 2019 at his home. He was born on April 13, 1982 in Evansville, IN.
Josh was a chef and enjoyed cooking, reading, playing and listening to music, and riding and re-building bicycles. He was an avid Pittsburgh Penguins fan and enjoyed playing hockey.
Josh is preceded in death by his grandfather, Lee Ray Forney.
He is survived by his parents, Kevin and Rhonda (Likens) Forney; son, Benjamin Forney; sister, Samantha Forney; brother, Stuart Forney; grandmother, Julia Forney; grandparents, Jack and Rose Likens and nephews, Felix Forney and Calvin Freligh.
A Memorial Service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, May 31, 2019 at Methodist Temple, 2109 Lincoln Avenue, officiated by Rev. Andy Payton. Friends may visit Thursday from 4-7 p.m. at Alexander East Chapel, 2115 Lincoln Ave. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention at https://afsp.org/take-action/give-a-gift/
- Kevin Ray Forney, Father
- Rhonda Lynn (Likens) Forney, Mother
- Benjamin Forney, Son
- Samantha Forney, Sister
- Stuart Forney, Brother
- Julia Forney, Grandmother
- Lee Ray Forney, Grandfather
- Rose Likens, Grandmother
- Jack Likens, Grandfather
- Felix Forney, Nephew
- Calvin Freligh, Nephew
- Visitation Alexander East Chapel Thursday, May 30, 2019
- Memorial Service at Methodist Temple Church Friday, May 31, 2019