Frank W. Forrest, 84, of Carlisle, died Saturday, July 7, 2012 at the Church of God Home, Carlisle.
Born September 16, 1927 in Lewistown, he was a son of the late Frank J. and Kathryn McClellan Forrest.
He was president of Benefit Counseling Services and also president of Money Concepts, Chalfont. He was a member of the Great Hope Baptist Church, Carlisle where he taught Sunday School. He was a graduate of Bob Jones University and received a Degree in Bible Study at the Philadelphia College of Bible. Frank was an excellent husband and father. Frank was a veteran serving in the Merchant Marines and also the US Army during WWII.
Surviving are his wife of 67 years, Joy Forrest of Carlisle; one daughter, Cathy E. Forrest of Schwanksville; one brother, W. Stephen Forrest of Mechanicsburg; one sister-in-law, Carole Forrest of Carlisle; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Carol Forrest.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, July 12, 2012 at Great Hope Baptist Church, 110 Fern Avenue, Carlisle with Rev. Dale E. Barrick officiating. Burial will be in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville. A viewing will be held from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the service on Thursday at the church.
Memorial contributions may be made to Great Hope Baptist, 110 Fern Avenue, Carlisle, PA 17013 or Church of God Home, 825 North Hanover Street, Carlisle, PA 17013.
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