Jerry VanInwagen, 65, Pomeroy, Ohio passed away on Saturday, September 14, 2013 at the Ohio State Medical Cener in Columbus. He was born on October 8, 1947 in Middleport, Ohio to the late Ernest and Freda (Beach) VanInwagen. Jerry was active in the Cub Scouts in the Chester area while his boys were young, he also helped coach various baseball and basketball teams in the area. He attended the First Southern Baptist Church in Pomeroy.
He is survived by his Wife of 41 years, Linda VanInwagen, Sons: Jerrod (Melissa) VanInwagen, and David VanInwagen, Grandchildren: Tyler, Major, and Weston. Brother: Keith (Debbie) VanInwagen; nieces and nephews; Aaron and Dustin (Andrea) VanInwagen, Cara, Tabbitha and Ryan Grindsaff; Brother-in-Law: Dave (Bert) Grindstaff and Brian (Gale) Grindstaff. He also survived by several aunts and uncles.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Mother and father-in-law, Rose and David Grindstaff; nephews, Todd Grindstaff and Dave Grindstaff, Jr.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 11:00am at the First Southern Baptist Church in Pomeroy, Ohio with the Rev. David Brainard officiating. Burial will Follow at the Meigs Memorial Gardens. Visitation for family and friends will be held on Tuesday, September 17, 2013 from 5-8:00pm at the Anderson McDaniel Funeral Home in Pomeroy.
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