Jeffrey Lee (Jeff) Fairbanks passed away February 9, 2020 at his residence. He was 58. Jeff was born April 9, 1961 in Columbus. He was a member of the Groveport-Madison High School class of 1979. He held several positions during his working career including those of warehouse worker/warehouse manager at The Living Room/Sofa Express in Columbus, a roofer in California and an IT specialist at OSU's Wexner Medical Center. Jeff was an avid Columbus Blue Jackets fan, and enjoyed attending games with his brother Chuck and collecting Blue Jackets memorabilia. He is preceded in death by his parents Chuck and Janie Fairbanks. Survived by his daughter Jamie (Baron Chhoeun) Fairbanks and grandson Dundahda Chhoeun, both of California, former wife Melody (Frank) Murphy also of California, and brother Chuck (Laurie) Fairbanks of Columbus along with his aunts and uncles Bob (Dora) Fairbanks of New Holland, OH and Charlotte (Paul) Michael of Columbus and many cousins and great friends. Cremation will take place at a later date. No public service will be held. A gathering of friends and family will be held this Saturday, February 15th at Spaghetti Warehouse, 397 W Broad St. at 4:30 pm. See the Facebook event hosted by Chuck and Jamie Fairbanks for additional info.
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