Thomas Leon Forst
Thomas Leon Forst, age 72, of Long Beach, MS, passed away on June 11, 2021.
A rosary will be held 7:30 pm Friday, July 30, at St. Benedict Church in Subiaco. Funeral Mass will be 10 am Saturday, July 31.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Fred F. Forst and Clara Koch Forst.
Mr. Forst is survived by his siblings: Sr. Elise Forst, OSB, Barbara (Robert) Stelle, Marcia (Hank) Nicko, Dorothy Forst, Donna Forst, Fred (Joy) Forst, Sam Forst, Louis (Marge) Forst, Richard (Tammi) Forst; 16 nieces and nephews; 23 great-nieces and nephews; and other relatives and friends.
He was a native of Subiaco, AR and was a long time resident of Long Beach, MS. He earned a bachelor's degree from Arkansas Polytechnic College and he worked at Keesler Air Force Base and later retired from NOAA after 32 years of government service.
Tom was an avid photographer and traveler and he enjoyed golfing and bowling. The family would like to thank his special friend, Jennifer, for her love and caring friendship for many years.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to St. Scholastica's Monastery, 1315 S Albert Pike Ave, Fort Smith, AR 72903 or Subiaco Abbey, 405 North Subiaco Avenue, Subiaco, AR 72865
The RIEMANN FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, Long Beach, is serving the family and online condolences may be offered at http://www.riemannfamily.com
Published by Times Record from Jul. 24 to Jul. 25, 2021.