age 81, of North Canton, passed away suddenly on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013. He was born in Cleveland, Ohio on March 29, 1931 to the late William and Mildred Forgie. Robert earned his Bachelor's Degree from Fenn College (Cleveland State) and his Master's Degree from Kent State. He was employed as a Quality Control Engineer for many years and was a consultant for the last 20 years. He was a member of Faith United Methodist Church, the Akron-Canton Quality Control Society and was a Fellow in the American Quality Control Society. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, David Forgie.
Survivors include his wife of 60 years, Patricia Forgie; daughter, Susan Gunter; grandsons, Timmothy and Sean Gunter, Landon Scott Forgie and Erik Letson.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 5:15 p.m. in Faith United Methodist Church, 300 9th St. NW, North Canton, with Pastor Steven Stultz-Costello officiating. Visitation will be prior to the service from 4:30 p.m.-5:15 p.m. The Reed Funeral Home North Canton Chapel has been entrusted with the arrangements. Those wishing to send condolences or share a fond memory, may sign the Reed On-Line Guestbook at www.reedfuneralhome.com.
Published in The Repository on Mar. 10, 2013