John Archie Lash 72, of Toronto, Ohio passed away September 4, 2021 at his home.

He was born February 14, 1949, he was our “sweetheart”. Born to the late George A. Lash and Ruth (ZOOK) Lash. Also preceded in death by his brothers, Lester L. Lash and Rev. Delbert Lash and an infant sister Ruthie Lash.

Born and raised in Wintersville, Ohio and a 1968 graduate of Wintersville High School.

He is survived by his son, Christopher Lash of Richmond, OH; brothers, George A. Lash of Richmond, OH, Warren E. Lash of Wintersville, OH, Russell J. Lash of Rayland, OH, Rodney (Carolyn) Lash of Moundsville, WV; sisters, Anna Rebecca “Becky” Vein of Richmond, OH, and Jane L. Green of Wintersville, OH; sister-in-law, Kay Lash of Unionport, OH; many nieces, nephews, greatnieces and nephews. He had lots of friends and treasured them all. So many wonderful, caring and loving friends at the Eagles Lodge in Toronto, Ohio. He held many offices at the Eagles through the years. He loved playing the guitar and bass guitar. John was a devoted fan of the Pittsburgh Steelers and Pirates.

His love for his family was always shown. He also loved his creator and praised God for the gift of redemption and healing.

Graveside services will be held at 2 PM on Wednesday at Fort Steuben Burial Estates. Due to covid proper social distancing will be observed.

To help the family donations can be made to Everhart-Bove Funeral Home, P. O. Box 2610 Wintersville, Ohio 43953. www.everhart-bove