Arthur Edward Forrester1

M, #43662, b. Nov 11, 1938, d. Mar 19, 2011
Father*Thornton Henry Forrester1 b. Apr 7, 1904, d. circa Oct, 1970
Mother*Margaret Agatha Audette1 b. Jun 4, 1912, d. Oct 22, 2008
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Chronological Events

Birth*Nov 11, 1938 Arthur Edward Forrester was born on Nov 11, 1938 at Whitefield, Coos County, New Hampshire, United States.1,2 
 He was the son of Thornton Henry Forrester and Margaret Agatha Audette.1 
Marriage*circa 1961 Arthur Edward Forrester married Priscilla A. Bertrand circa 1961. 
Death*Mar 19, 2011 Arthur Edward Forrester died on Mar 19, 2011, at age 72 at Fairhaven, Bristol County, Massachusetts, United States, at home.2 
ObituaryMar 24, 2011  OBITUARY: Fairhaven, Massachusetts - Arthur E. "Artie" Forrester, 72, of Fairhaven, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, Saturday, March 19, 2011, at his home. He was the husband, of 48 years, of Priscilla A. Pat (Bertrand) Forrester.

Born, in Whitefield, New Hampshire, the son of the late Thornton H. and the late Margaret (Audette) Forrester, he grew up, in Littleton, NH, entered the Navy when he was 17 years old and settled, in Fairhaven, in the late 1960s.

Artie served in the U.S. Navy for, 15 years, as a signalman and a M.P. on the U.S.S. Saratoga.

He loved the ocean, discussing politics and was an avid New York Yankees and Dallas Cowboys fan.

He is survived by his wife; two daughters: Laurie A. Viera, of Acushnet; and Stacey Forrester Rebelo, of Fall River; four sons: Scott A. Forrester, of Chestnut Hill; Stephen E. Forrester, of Dartmouth; Larry A. Forrester, of Wrentham; and Thornton H. "T.H." Forrester, of Mattapoisett; a brother; Terry Forrester, of Rome, GA; two sisters: Barbara Davies, of Attleboro; and Phyllis Huntley, of Wareham; 17 grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

Artie was the brother of the late Richard and Henry Forrester.

In accordance with his wishes, he will be cremated and memorial calling hours will be, Thursday, from 5-8 PM, in the Fairhaven Funeral Home, 117 Main Street, Fairhaven.

A graveside service with military honors will be held, Friday, at 10:00 AM, in St. Patricks Cemetery, in Wareham.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Community Nurse and Hospice Care, P.O. Box 751, Fairhaven, MA, 02719. For memorial register, to light a candle or facility directions go to www.hathawayfunerals.com or call (508)994-9471.

Published in the Wareham Courier (MA) - Thursday, March 24, 2011.2
 
Burial*Mar 25, 2011 He was buried on Mar 25, 2011 at Saint Patrick's Cemetery, Wareham, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States, Find A Grave Memorial# 142485010.3 

Family

Priscilla A. Bertrand b. circa 1941, d. Jun 20, 2016
Children

Citations

  1. [S517] 1940 United Stated Census, Lehi, Utah County, Utah, United States.
  2. [S19] Obituary - Online, Newspaper or Funeral Home.
  3. [S58] Photograph of Cemetery Marker, Malcolm McKown, Colorado, United States, #19. Also check Find-A-Grave.com, Death Certificates & Billiongraves.com.