Jeffery Paul Yarborough, age 58 of Midland, Texas passed away Saturday, July 8, 2017 in Port Vue after having fought a courageous battle with cancer. He was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, January 19, 1959 and is the son of Ocie “Jack” Yarborough of Port Vue and the late Janet P. Glasser Yarborough Swank.
Jeffery was a graduate of South Allegheny High School and worked as a construction superintendent on various projects across the country. He enjoyed the outdoors, loved riding his motorcycles, RV camping, hunting, fishing, building model cars and was an avid reader. He was a proud, active member and supporter of the NRA. In addition to his father, Ocie (Sherry) Yarborough, his is survived by his brothers, Justin Yarborough and AJ Yarborough of Port Vue; daughters, Casey (Michael) Thorwart of Plum Borough, Jaclyn (Mark) Trombulak of Mars, Ashley (Justin) Douglas of Pittsburgh; 7 grandchildren; good friends, Ryan Loyd of Amarillo, Texas, Sheila and Keith Bell of Odessa, Texas; and best buddy, Elmo. Jeffery was preceded in death by his mother, brother, Roy J. Yarborough, sister, June E. Yarborough-Rippel and his beloved Mr. Fuzz. A family gathering was held Tuesday, July 11, 2017. Arrangements by Hunter-Edmundson-Striffler Funeral Home (412-678-6191). Condolences may be made at www.strifflerfunerahomes.com
Originally published July 13, 2017.