D.L. "Bud" Forbis

Apr 2, 2018
Forbis, Bud


10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 7, 2018 at Hagerman Baptist Church 1105 Knoll Ave. Waterloo, Iowa 50701


 will be held one hour before the service at the church.


Lincoln Township Cemetery, rural Hudson


may be directed to Hagerman Baptist Church 1105 Knoll Ave. Waterloo, Iowa 50701


D.L. “Bud” Forbis, 91, of Waterloo, formerly of Hudson, died Monday, April 2, 2018 at UnityPoint Health Allen Hospital.  He was born November 9, 1926 in New Bloomfield, MO the son of Whitley and Hilda Rice Forbis.  He was a graduate of Jefferson City, MO High School.

Bud married Jeanette Colton on June 29, 1949 in Nashua.  She preceded him in death on March 17, 1998.

He worked for John Deere Co. for 36 1/2 years, retiring in 1985.

Bud was a faithful member of Hagerman Baptist Church.

Survived by: two sons, Dennis (Vera) Forbis of Kansas City, MO, Mark Forbis of Ames; four grandchildren, Heather (Todd) Rosendahl of Spencer, Valarie (Cory) Cannon of Broken Arrow, OK, Andrea (Ross) Poile of Kansas City, MO, Aaron Forbis of Tulsa, OK; five great grandchildren; one great-great grandson and one brother-in-law, Walter Malzner of Jefferson City, MO.

Preceded in death by: his parents; his wife; one brother, Donald Curtis Forbis and two sisters, Ella Mae Boyer and Helen Malzner.


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