Stroo Funeral Home, Inc. 
1095 68th St. SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49508
Phone:  (616) 455-9280 
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Adam John Forbes
Visitation: Monday, October 30, from 5 - 8 pm at Stroo Funeral Home  
Service: 11 am Tuesday, October 31, at Stroo Funeral Home 
Memorials: In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the family for Chelsea's college education fund

Adam John Forbes, age 35, of Grand Rapids, formerly of St. Johns, passed away unexpectedly on October 26, 2017, and is now at peace. Adam joined the U.S. Coast Guard in 2003 and served in Afghanistan from 2011 - 2012. He enjoyed running, playing cornhole, riding his motorcycle, and spending time with his family, friends, and neighbors. Adam graduated from Grand Valley State University, and recently returned to continue his studies. He was a member of the Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity. He will be dearly missed by his wife of nine years, Holly; his daughter, Chelsea; parents, Debra and Larry Forbes; brother, Scott Forbes; grandmother, Katherine Feneis; special Aunt Susu and Unc Den; parents-in-law, Paul and Carol Markham; brother-in-law, Josh Markham; Holly's grandmothers, Judy Curtiss and Ellen Markham. Visitation will be held on Monday, October 30, from 5 - 8 pm at Stroo Funeral Home, where the funeral service will be held on Tuesday, October 31, at 11 am, with Rev. Dr. Robert Hundley officiating. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Adam's family for Chelsea's college education fund.


                         STROO FUNERAL HOME

                             1095 68TH ST. SE

                       GRAND RAPIDS, MI 49508


# Bill and Barb Bashor 2017-10-28 21:30
Our heartfelt condolences. We are so very sorry. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
# Sheryl Koenigsknecht 2017-10-28 17:15
So very sorry to hear of your loss. I was honored to have Adam as an 8th grade science student. He was also on my Science Olympiad team. I always loved his smile. It was contagious. Please accept my sincere condolence. God Bless You.

Mrs. Sheryl Koenigsknecht

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