Binghamton: Nancy Elizabeth Forbes, 83 passed away peacefully on Monday, October 29, 2012 at the Good Shepherd Fairview Home. She was predeceased by her parents George E. and Sarah and Brennan Decker; her brother and sister-in-law, Louis and Ruth Decker; sister Shirley Dalessandro and sister-in-law Shirley Decker. Nancy is survived by her loving husband of 65 years Rodger; children: David and Sandy Forbes, Kathryn and Russell Freize and Peggy and Ernie O'Dea; grandchildren: William and Dianne Sestak, Timothy Sestak, Teresa and Andy Farell, Brandon and Heather Freize, Erin Freize, Ariana and Seward Suarez, Jeremy and Samantha Clark and Elyse and Robert Wilbur; 18 great grandchildren; her brothers, Robert and Anne Decker, William and Louise Castner Decker and Jerry Decker; as well as many nieces and nephews. She was a member of the Elks Lodge
#70, Susquenango Power Squadron, Binghamton North High Alumni and St. Paul's Church. The family would like to thank the staff on the Rehab floor at Good Shepherd Fairview Home for all their care, love and compassion; you are truly a special group of people. A Funeral Mass will be held at St. Paul's Church in Binghamton on Saturday at 11:30 am. The family will receive friends on Saturday from 9 to 11 a.m. at the THOMAS J. SHEA FUNERAL HOME, INC. 137 Robinson St. Binghamton. In lieu of flowers, please consider a contribution to Lourdes Hospice 4102 Old Vestal Road, Vestal, NY 13850.