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Robert D. Forbes

1938 - 2017 Obituary Condolences
Robert D. Forbes Obituary
Forbes, Robert D.
1938 - 2017
Robert D. Forbes, 79, passed away Nov. 6, 2017. He was preceded in death by parents Orpha L. and John D. Forbes and several siblings. Bob is survived by wife of 60 years, June; sons, Johnny (Theresa) and Gary (Becky) Forbes; grandchildren, Johnny D. Forbes II, April (Ryan) Retherford, Eric (Brittany) Forbes, and Ashley (Dirk) Thomas; great-grandchildren, Noah, Donovan, Brayden, Ryan II, Paisley, Reed, Knox, and Johnny; siblings, Mary Jackson, Joann Mohler, and Jane (Dave) Jackson; extended family and friends. Bob served his country in the United States Army. He was a member and retired from Iron Workers Local 172 after many years. A special thank you to Mt. Carmel Hospice for their excellent care. Visitation Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017 from 1-4pm at Newcomer, Grove City, OH. Funeral Service Monday, Nov. 13, 2017 at 10am at Newcomer, Grove City. Interment to follow at Greenlawn Cemetery, Nelsonville, OH. To leave a special message for the family, visit www.NewcomerColumbus.com.
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Nov. 8, 2017
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