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Wood-Kortright-Borkoski Funeral Home

703 East Main Street, Ravenna, OH

OBITUARY

Jerry Wayne Alford Sr.

October 17, 1943November 19, 2019
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Jerry Wayne Alford Sr., 76, passed away November 19, 2019.

Jerry was born on October 17, 1943 in Garrison, West Virginia to parents William C. and Barbara R. (McNeely) Alford. He had been retired from Ford Motor Co. after 37 ½ years of service in skilled trades at the Walton Hills Stamping Plant. Jerry was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan and over the years enjoyed his association with the Ravenna Moose and VFW clubs. He loved racing cars and motorcycles and enjoyed riding his Harley Davidson and custom motorcycles.

Jerry is survived by his son Jerry Wayne (Diane) Alford Jr. and daughter Sherry (Ricky) McGlothlin. Also surviving is his sister Rosalie Howard, his brother Larry (Louise) Alford and many nieces and nephews. Jerry was preceded in death by his parents, his brother James Alford and his sister Diane Alford.

Friends will be received on Monday, November 25, 2019 at the Wood-Kortright-Borkoski Funeral Home, 703 E. Main St., Ravenna from 5:00PM until the 6:00PM memorial service officiated by Pastor David Ballert.

Condolences and memories may be shared at www.wood-kortright-borkoski.com

Services

  • Visitation Monday, November 25, 2019
  • Memorial Service Monday, November 25, 2019

Memories

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Shellie Seaman

November 29, 2019

God has gained his best angle,,my hillbilly ,,,
Not 1 not 2 but all my memories of you are the best!!!
You taught me so .any things in life and I couldn't be more greatful to one person,,,but you already knew that,,forever loved jerry,,R.I.P(hillbilly)🌷🌷😉

Tammy Ball

November 29, 2019

So sorry to hear Jerry passed. He lived his life to the fullest. Remember how scary it could be if he was driving. Speed Racer for sure. Hugs to the family and RIP Jerry. God Bless.
Tammy. And Bill

Wayne Rankin

November 23, 2019

I knew you for so long that I don't remember ever not knowing you. You will surely be missed by anyone that knew you, Buddy. RIP and enjoy your eternal rest. Wayne and Carol Rankin

alta slaughter

November 21, 2019

Jerry you were such a kind soul .. We will miss your stories .. Rest Easy .. Your Friend at Automotive Service Center

Angie Blevins

November 20, 2019

I've known Jerry all my life I loved him dearly , he nicknamed me wahoo when I was a little girl . I will miss him so much .

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Biography

Jerry Wayne Alford Sr., 76, passed away November 19, 2019.

Jerry was born on October 17, 1943 in Garrison, West Virginia to parents William C. and Barbara R. (McNeely) Alford. He had been retired from Ford Motor Co. after 37 ½ years of service in skilled trades at the Walton Hills Stamping Plant. Jerry was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan and over the years enjoyed his association with the Ravenna Moose and VFW clubs. He loved racing cars and motorcycles and enjoyed riding his Harley Davidson and custom motorcycles.

Jerry is survived by his son Jerry Wayne (Diane) Alford Jr. and daughter Sherry (Ricky) McGlothlin. Also surviving is his sister Rosalie Howard, his brother Larry (Louise) Alford and many nieces and nephews.
Jerry was preceded in death by his parents, his brother James Alford and his sister Diane Alford.

Friends will be received on Monday, November 25, 2019 at the Wood-Kortright-Borkoski Funeral Home, 703 E. Main St., Ravenna from 5:00PM until the 6:00PM memorial service officiated by Pastor David Ballert.

Condolences and memories may be shared at www.wood-kortright-borkoski.com