Edward Jeffrey Jafarace , 54, of Steubenville, OH, a caring and loving son, brother and friend passed away in his home on January 18, 2022. Edward was born on December 4, 1967, in Steubenville OH to Ismet and Maysel Boggs Jafarace. Ed graduated from Oak Glen High School in 1986. He was proud to serve his country with the United States Marine Corps. Talented with his hands, Ed spent most of his working career in the construction industry.In his free time, he enjoyed hunting and fishing. Most of all, Ed will be remembered for his intelligent and fun-loving personality. Ed was preceded in death by his father, Ismet Jafarace; his mother, Maysel Boggs Jafarace Boyd; and his stepfather, Howard Thomas Boyd. He will be remembered with love by his brother, Abraham and Denise Jafarace of Tega Cay, SC; his stepmother, Laura Swartz Jafarace of Conway, SC; and his stepsisters, Kathleen Jafarace-Worth of Des Moines, IA, and Leslie Jafarace of Murrell’s Inlet, SC. There will not be any public services. Ed’s cremated remains will be placed on the family plot at Paris Cemetery, Paris, PA Share tributes and memories at www.grecohertnick.com

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  1. May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time, May you come to know that the love of God is with you always, May your memories of Edward Jeffrey Jafarace, give you peace, comfort and strength… Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete. I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten. My thoughts and prayers to the family of …. US Marine Veteran, Edward Jeffrey Jafarce, is “A True American Hero” God Bless† † Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †

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