Obituaries

D.L. "Bud" Forbis

Apr 2, 2018
Forbis, Bud

Services

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

Visitation

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

Cemetery

Lincoln Township Cemetery, rural Hudson

Memorials

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

Biography

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.

 

Click here to send a private message to the family.


Condolences

Leave a comment

Locate Us

Get directions to Kearns Funeral Service.

Play button icon. Click to order flowers.

Order Flowers

Choose the arrangement and let us worry about the rest

Play button icon. Click to order flowers.

Plan a Gathering & 
Celebration

Celebrate a life that has been lived and has touched so many.

Play button icon. Click to plan a gathering or celebration.

Local Grief Support

Find a support group to help you cope with grief.

Play button icon. Click to plan a gathering or celebration.