A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 15, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Saxeville, with Pastor Vicki Fink officiating. Burial will be in the spring at the Crystal Lake Cemetery in the town of Dayton in Waupaca County.
Visitation will be at the Holly Funeral Home in Waupaca from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, March 14, and again from 9:30 a.m. Saturday, March 15, until the service.
A memorial has been established in his memory.
Condolences may be offered online at www.hollyfuneralhome.com.
Mr. Forseth was born Jan. 15, 1934, in Waupaca County, a son of the late Nels and Francis (Edminster) Forseth.
He served in the Wisconsin National Guard in Waupaca and three years in the U.S. Navy and then returned in 1955 to graduate from Waupaca High School. He then joined the U.S. Air Force and served until his medical retirement in 1968 with 20 years of service.
He was married to Linda Caldwell April 20, 1956.
After many military homes they settled in Pine River for the past 45 years.
Survivors include his wife, Linda; one daughter, Kathy (Bill) Fabricius, Berlin; two sons, Brian (Sheila Daly), Oakhurst; N.J., and Clifford (Sherry), Almond; a special niece, Jill (Mike) Herberg, Appleton; a special nephew, Joe Jagla, Antigo; 10 grandchildren; and one great-grandson.
He was also preceded in death by two sisters, Vergil Potts and Doris Jagla; and three brothers, Bill, Bob and Jim.