Rebecca Lee Forney, Aug. 4, 1953 - Nov. 4, 2008

May 25, 2015


Rebecca Lee Forney, 55, Sandusky, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2008, in Stein Hospice Care Center following a courageous battle with cancer.

She was born in Crestline, Ohio, Aug. 4, 1953, and was a 1971 graduate of Perkins High School. She worked at JBT Corporation in Sandusky.

Rebecca was a member of New Life Church, Sandusky, and Sandusky Red Hat Society. She loved her family, friends and her Church.

She is survived by her daughter, Megan Forney, Sandusky; stepson, Rolland Forney Jr.; mother, Ruth Tunnell, Sandusky; brothers, William (Janice) Tunnell, Sandusky, and Kenneth (Jane) Tunnell, Monroeville; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her father, William K. Tunnell.

Friends may call 5-9 p.m. today in New Life Church, 6511 Milan Road, Sandusky. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Saturday in the church with Pastor John Adams officiating. Burial will follow in Meadow Green Memorial Park. Groff Funeral Home, Sandusky, assisted the family with arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to Stein Hospice, Inc., 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870 or Cancer Services of Erie County, 505 E. Perkins Ave., Sandusky, OH 44870.

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