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Eugene Leith Forbes

October 7, 1949 ~ January 27, 2019 (age 69)

FORBES, Eugene Leith

Surrounded by his family and their love, Eugene passed away on Sunday January 27, 2019 at the age of 69 years. Beloved father to Cyndi Kettner (Shawn) and Eugene Forbes Jr. (Lisa). Loving and proud grandfather to Abby and Ben Kettner. Eugene was predeceased by his beloved wife Sharon (nee Howard), and his parents Bill Forbes and Anna (nee Sauve). He is survived by his bothers Robert Forbes (Lilian) and Donald Forbes (Joanne). In keeping with Eugene’s wishes cremation at Whispering Pines Funeral Home’s Crematorium has occurred. The family will be hosting a Celebration of Eugene’s Life at the West Ferris Royal Canadian Legion Branch 599 on Saturday February 2, 2019 from 1pm to 4pm with a time for fellowship and sharing at 2:30pm.  Donations to the Nipissing Serenity Hospice would be gratefully appreciated by his family. The family wishes to express their heartfelt gratitude to Lorilee and Lori from CarePartners, Nurses Nicole and Shelby, and PSW Tanya. Dr. Yates, your care and compassion will never be forgotten. A special thank you to Conrad for his love and unwaivering support during this difficult time.

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