Memorial service set for Bill Forbes

July 3, 2009

Louisville

A memorial service for the Rev. William Ross Forbes, who was vice-president of church relations and corporate secretary for the Board of Pensions of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), has been scheduled for July 7 at Westfield (NJ) Presbyterian Church.

The service will be at 2:00 p.m., EDT.

Forbes, who died June 29 after a five-year battle with pancreatic cancer, served the Westfield Church for many years before going to work for the Pension board in Philadelphia. He served the PC(USA) in a variety of capacities over his 38-year career.

Cards and letters may be sent to Forbes’ wife, Patty, at 761 First Street, Westfield, NJ 07090.

The family has asked that those wishing to make contributions make them to the Board of Pensions Assistance Program, 2000 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103.

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