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“So sorry for your loss. I enjoyed being with Jerry on many occasions and will miss him. I will keep his family in my prayers- Dave and Gayle Burns ”
1 of 6 | Posted by: Dave Burns - Fort Wayne, IN

“Joanie, I was so sorry to hear of Jerry's passing, my heart goes out to you. Know that you are in my thoughts and prayers.Deb Norris Weidenhamer ”
2 of 6 | Posted by: Deb Weidenhamer - FortvWayne, IN

“I did a lot of business with Jerry when I worked in Dealer Finance at Indiana-Summit, NBD Bank. Great guy and fun to work with. We played a lot of...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Robert Mann - Fort Wayne, IN

“Sorry for your loss. May you draw close to our loving God by reading his word, and find comfort in the hope he gives us all : of seeing our...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: A friend

“Joanie, You have been on my mind since Dave and I found out about Jerry. We had so many good times together when you lived here, weather at the...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Dave and Susy Reynolds - IN

“Our heartfelt condolences go out to you and your family.We will surely miss the presence of a truly love able and kind person.He will never be...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: Melvin and Cindy Nowak - MN


Jerry G. Forney, 71 of Northome, MN and formerly of Ft. Wayne, IN passed away unexpectedly on July 27, 2018. He was born in Fort Wayne, Indiana on May 27, 1947 to Robert and Billye M. (Phillips) Forney. Jerry worked in Ft. Wayne as a Finance Manager for several automobile dealers. He proudly served his country in the U S Marine Corp. during the Viet Nam War. No matter who Jerry was around, be it friends, family or even a stranger, he wanted everyone to laugh. He loved his family and friends dearly and would like his memories to live on. Jerry loved God, family, friends and life. He loved hunting, fishing and retired to the "Northwoods" of Minnesota where he made new friends and memories and enjoyed the peace and beauty of God's country. Jerry is survived by his loving wife, Joanie (Baker), father Robert, brother, Jack, sister, Sheri (Lowell) Frame and his buddy, and "Foster" his yellow lab. He is preceded in death by his mother, Billye M.Forney, brother Jeffrey, grandparents Ollie and Robert Forney and grandmother, Lena Phillips.Services will be held on Monday, August 6, 2018 at 10 AM in D. O. McComb & Sons Funeral Home-Lakeside Park 1140 Lake Avenue Fort Wayne, IN, with visitation there on Sunday August 5th 4-9 PM. He will be laid to rest at Lindenwood Cemetery after the service. In lieu of flowers the family request masses be given to his church in Minneosta or memorial gifts be directed to the Comfort Dog Ministries.