HENRY J. WILFONG
Henry J. Wilfong, age 76 and a longtime resident of Sheffield Lake, passed
away Sunday, September 26, 2021 at UH St. John Medical Center, Westlake
after a brief illness.
Henry was born December 25, 1944 in Fairmont, West Virginia to the late
Henry J. and Dorothy (nee McGraw) Wilfong. He served in the United State
Army from 1964-1968 and was stationed in Germany. Henry was a machinist for
42 years was employed at the former Cleveland Pneumatic which then became BF
Goodrich in Cleveland. While working there he built landing gear for
airplanes. During his lifetime, Henry enjoyed fishing and watching westerns
Survivors include his wife of 41 years Patricia Ann (nee Gallagher), his son
Danny Vorhees of Amherst, son George Vorhees of Lima, six grandchildren, six
great grandchildren, two sisters and four brothers.
Henry was preceded in death by his parents, daughter Jacqueline Beam (2019),
and nine brothers and sisters.
Andras Crematory & Funeral Home, Lorain, entrusted with arrangements.