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Ross Hunter Forbes

June 11, 1942 ~ May 7, 2022 (age 79)

Obituary

FORBES, Ross Hunter – Passed away peacefully at the Woodstock Hospital on Saturday, May 7th, 2022, in his 80th year. Beloved husband of Una for 34 years. Devoted father of Derek (Angie), John (Racheal), Jason and Victoria (Steven). Dear brother of Barbara (Len) Boychuk. Cherished grandfather of Jeremy, Alexandria, and Brianna. Proud great grandfather of Carrie and Wilhelm. Survived by his nieces Kimberly and Pamela as well as 3 great nieces and 4 great nephews. Predeceased by his mother Isabel (2011) and his father Ross (2016). Ross Spent 22 years in the Royal Canadian Navy before retiring and moving to Woodstock, where he owned and operated a taxi Company for 20 years. Ross was an active member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Moose Family Centre, and the Navy Club.

Friends and relatives are invited to join the family on Monday, May 9th for visitation at the Brock and Visser Funeral home, 845 Devonshire ave, Woodstock from 2-4, and 6-8.A private family service will be held.

In lieu of flowers, a donation to The Royal Canadian Legion, The Moose Family Centre, or the Navy Club, would be appreciated. Expressions of love and sympathy may be placed and viewed online at www.brockandvisser.com


Services

Visitation
Monday
May 9, 2022

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Brock & Visser Funeral Home
845 Devonshire Ave.
Woodstock, ON N4S 8Z4

Visitation
Monday
May 9, 2022

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Brock & Visser Funeral Home
845 Devonshire Ave.
Woodstock, ON N4S 8Z4

Private Service

Brock & Visser Funeral Home
845 Devonshire Ave.
Woodstock, ON N4S 8Z4

Donations

Woodstock Navy Club
59 James St., Woodstock ON N4S 8X8
Tel: 1-519-537-8991
Web: https://www.ocnva.ca/

Royal Canadian Legion Br #55
642 Dundas St, Woodstock ON N4S 1E3
Tel: 1-519-537-3112

Moose Lodge
690 Sutherland Drive, Woodstock ON N4S 4Y5
Tel: 1-519-537-6010

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