Obituary for Eric "Murray" Forbes
Murray Forbes of Portage La Prairie, Manitoba passed away on Monday, March 19, 2012, at the Lions Place Manor in Portage La Prairie, MB at the age of 81years. Left to mourn Murray’s passing are his wife Irene (nee Ennis), son Ron (Lisa) of Portage La Prairie, MB, daughter Joan of Morden, MB, grandchildren Chantelle, Dominique, Angelique and Travis, brothers George (Vera), Curtis, Ross, stepchildren Lois (Wayne) Robertson, Brian (Glenda) Temmerman, Marlene (Jim) Jeffrey and their families, as well as 2 nieces, 1 nephew and many friends. Murray was pre-deceased by his first wife Ranka (nee Johnson), his parents Alec & Mary (nee Thomson) Forbes and sister-in-law Margaret Forbes. A Graveside Service will be held at Baldur Cemetery, Baldur, MB at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, March 24th, 2012, with Rev. Mike Williams officiating. Following the service, a reception will be held in Baldur Memorial Hall. Everyone is welcome. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of one’s choice.