WEST LIBERTY - Colton Raine Furrow, 8, of West Liberty, passed away on Thursday, March 28, 2013, at Mary Rutan Hospital.
He was born in Bellefontaine on Oct. 30, 2004, to Jamee Furrow and Ali (Stewart) Furrow.
He is also survived by his older brother, Sebastian; his half-brother, Jayvin Furrow; his maternal grandparents, Lynne Layman, of Oklahoma, and Dave and Pam Stewart, of Quincy; his paternal grandparents, Dona Furrow, of Lewistown, and Tary Furrow, of Quincy; his maternal great-grandmother, Marjorie Crusey, of Sidney; his paternal great-grandparents, Dave and Juanita Nesser, of Bellefontaine; his aunts and uncles, Jolene (Kirby) Montgomery, Erin Wilson, Halee Layman, Ranee (Brent) Roberts, Angie (Justin) Stotler and Jeramy Furrow; and several cousins.
Colton possessed a passion for all sports. He especially loved baseball and the Cincinnati Reds. He was a member of the Wilcoxon Construction 2012 Logan County Coach Pitch championship team. Colton loved being outdoors and was a lover of all animals. He especially admired Sebastian, his older brother and best friend.
Pastor C.J. Plogger will officiate a funeral service on Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at 10 a.m. at the First Church of God, 1000 E. Brown Ave., Bellefontaine.
Visitation will be on Monday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at the church. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery in Quincy.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made in care of Eichholtz Daring & Sanford Funeral Home to assist with funeral expenses.
Funeral arrangements are being handled by the Eichholtz Daring & Sanford Funeral Home in West Liberty.
Condolences may be expressed at www.edsfh.com.
Published in Sidney Daily News on Mar. 29, 2013