Obituary:Mary Jane Fortner

Mary Jane (Patterson) Fortner

May 11, 1925 - March 23, 2018


Our mom, age 92, born in North Baltimore, Ohio to Agnes and Marion James Patterson, passes away in her sleep while on an extended stay with her daughter in Oregon.  Mary Jane was a homemaker, and a very proficient dental technician, assisting her husband at Fortner  Prosthetics Services for many years.  She loved the outdoors, and enjoyed camping, fishing, boating, crafting, and hunting.  We will miss you mom...RIP.

Jane is survived by six children; Michael Fortner (Janet), Connie Mount, Cathy Martin (Tom), Rick Fortner (Kathy), Mark Fortner (Pam), and Charity Baser (Eric), 21 Grandchildren, 38 great-grandchildren, and 2 great, great, grandchildren.  She is preceded in death by her husband Richard Fortner and seven children.

A Memorial Service will be held at Our Lady of the Pines Catholic Church, in Black Forest on May 26th.  Rosary will be sain at 10:30 am, followed by the Memorial Service at 11:00 am and reception immediately after in the Parish Hall.  Burial will take place in Oregon, next to husband Richard.