Raymond Forward


FORWARD, Raymond – Age 77, Bridgewater, Lunenburg Co., passed away peacefully on Thursday, February 8, 2018 in South Shore Regional Hospital, Bridgewater. Born in Harbour Grace, NL, he was a son of the late Harold and Adelaide (Purcell) Forward.

Surviving are his sons, Paul (Debbie), Cherryfield; John, Bridgewater; Wade (Stephenee), Baker Settlement; Gregory, Bridgewater; Rodney (Christine), Oakhill; grandchildren, Jacqueline, Jordan, Sabrina, Ryan and a great-grandson, Ashton; sister, Doreen (Allen) Skinner, Riverport; many nieces and nephews.

Besides his parents, he was predeceased by his wife on January 13th, Lorna Gertrude (Meisner); sisters, Isabel and Phoebe; brothers, Earl, Austin, Clarence, Les, Ross, Garfield, Kevin, Harold and half-brother, Marty Rose.

No visitation or flowers by request. Service will be held at a later date. Memorial donations may be made to Big Brothers Big Sisters of the South Shore or charity of choice. Arrangements entrusted to Sweeny’s Funeral Home, Bridgewater, where on-line condolences may be made by visiting www.sweenysfuneralhome.com.