Laconia----- William H. Forbes, Jr., 59, of 130 Endicott Street, North, Unit 208, died at the Mass. General Hospital, Boston, MA. Saturday, January 10, 2004 after a long illness.
Mr. Forbes was born October 19, 1944 in Boston, MA. son of William H. and Cora Ellen (Lawton) Forbes. He had been a resident of the Lakes Region since 1967 coming from Boston.
Mr. Forbes was a real estate developer in the Lakes Region for many years. He was an avid golfer and enjoyed a brisk political discussion with his luncheon buddies.
Survivors include his wife Teresa (Mitchell) Forbes of Laconia a son Dirk Nelson Nadon of Keene; a daughter Kristi Ann and her husband John Nesteruk of Hill; 3 grandchildren Alec and Johnny Nesteruk of Hill and Sadie Nadon of Keene; 2 brothers Jeffrey L. Forbes of Delray Beach, Fla. and Richard M. Forbes of Needham, MA; nephews and nieces. He was predeceased by his parents and his first wife Margaret "Peggy" D. Forbes who died January 10, 1999.
There are no calling hours.
A memorial service will be held on Wednesday January 14, 2004 at 1:00 PM at the Laconia Congregational Church, 18 Veterans Square, Laconia, NH. Spring burial will be in Union Cemetery, Laconia.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the American Lung Association of New Hampshire, 9 Cedarwood Drive Unit 12 Bedford, NH, 03110.
The Wilkinson-Beane Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 164 Pleasant Street, Laconia, NH is in charge of the arrangements.