William Harold (Scotty) Forbes
“A Life Well Lived”
died peacefully at the Palmerston and District Hospital on Tuesday, November 23, 2021 in his 77th year. Beloved husband of Susan (Winegarden) Forbes for 52 years. Cherished father of John Forbes (Megan) and Dan Forbes (Cherie). Loving grandfather of Lukas and Bronwyn Forbes. Dear brother of Janet Vooys and Paul (Anna) Bowes, brother-in-law of Ruth (David) Macdonald and John (Pat) Winegarden. Fondly remembered by his nieces, nephews and friends. Predeceased by his parents John and Dorothy Forbes and step parents Herbert and Dorothy Bowes, sister Carol (Bowes) Dunn and nephews Stephen Vooys and Stephen Dunn. Cremation has taken place.
The family will receive friends at the Heritage Funeral Home, Palmerston on Thursday, November 25, 2021 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Please visit the book a visitation time below or call the funeral home at 519-343-3800 reserve a time to attend visitation. Blair Lodge # 314 will conduct a Masonic service on Thursday at 5:30 p.m. Rev. Jeff Hawkins will conduct a private family graveside service in Palmerston Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers donations to VON, the ALS Society or Palmerston Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family.