Robert Forsman (67) was born July 9, 1953 in Arlington VA and passed away January 6, 2021 in Terrell, TX. His family moved to Grand Forks in 1958. Robert attended school at Viking Elementary, Schroeder Junior High, Red River High (’71), and graduated with a B.S. in Business from Concordia College. He had been a manager at McDonalds for many years prior to University graduation. He then worked in sales with the Vernon Company and later worked for many years as an accountant with Shell-Criterion Catalyst, first in Walnut Creek, CA and later in Houston, TX. Robert retired early as a personal investor, living in Edgewood TX. He was a member of Cheatham United Memorial Church of Edgewood and an active member of the Lions Club there.
Robert suffered health problems for the last several years of his life. He was proceeded in death by his parents Alphens and Yvonne Forsman, a sister in-law and 1 nephew. He is survived by 4 brothers and 5 sisters: Alpheus (Janet) Forsman, Donna Forsman, Donald Forsman, Anita Forsman, Nels Forsman, Linda Ault, Christine (Martin) Fritz, Carol Forsman, and Allan (Collette) Forsman. 12 nieces/nephews, and 15 grandnieces/grandnephews.
Robert had a very kind heart and will be missed by all his family and friends.