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Ethel Mae Melvin Forgey
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Birth: Aug. 4, 1923
Faribault County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Oct. 31, 1998
McLean County
Illinois, USA

Obituaries: 11/2/98 Ethel Forgey
Ethel M. Forgey, 75, 2501 E. Washington St., Bloomington, Ill., died at 5:20 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 31, 1998, at Meadows Mennonite Home in Chenoa, Ill. Born Aug. 4, 1923, in Fairbault County, Minn., she was the daughter of Whitney E. and Edith T. Renstrom Melvin.
On Dec. 27, 1945, she married George W. Forgey in Biggsville, Ill.
Mrs. Forgey worked as a secretary at the Ordnance Plant in Middletown for three years and for the Illinois State University, Normal Theatre Department for 15 years. She retired in 1982. She was a member of Calvary United Methodist Church in Normal, Ill. She was a member of the Women's Club, Bridge Club and Golf Club at Mount Morris and Woodstock, Ill. She enjoyed dancing, hiking, bicycling and puzzles.
She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother.
A memorial service for Mrs. Forgey will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Calvary United Methodist Church, 814 Jersey Ave., Normal, Ill., with the Revs. Mary Roth and Debbie Melzer officiating. Burial will be at 3 p.m. at Biggsville Township Cemetery in Biggsville, Ill. Memorials have been established for Alzheimer's Corn Belt Chapter, 807 N. Main St., Bloomington, Ill. 61702,
BroMenn Adult Day Care Center, P.O. Box 2850, Bloomington, Ill. 61702, or to a charity of the donor's choice.Metzler-Froelich Memorial Home, 1115 E. Washington St., Bloomington, Ill. 61701, is in charge of arrangements.
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  George W Forgey (1922 - 2015)*
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Biggsville Cemetery
Henderson County
Illinois, USA
Created by: B Short
Record added: Jun 28, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54199906
Ethel Mae <i>Melvin</i> Forgey
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