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March 22, 1920 – Wednesday, March 27, 2013

Service Information
Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Winsted, MN
Monday, April 1, 2013
11:00 AM

Visitation Information
Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Winsted, MN
Monday, April 1, 2013
9:00 AM

George Fredrick Forcier, age 93, of rural Winsted passed away on Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at his residence.

He was born on March 22, 1920 in rural Stewart, Minnesota, Renville County the son of Andrew & Minnie Krebsbach Forcier.

He honorably served his Country in United States Army during World War II.

On November 26, 1946, George Forcier and Evelyn Vokal were joined in holy marriage at St. Anastasia Catholic Church in Hutchinson.

George engaged in dairy farming for many years. He also was a welder for Millerbernd Manufacturing Company, Schwartz Manufacturing and Advance Machines. He also was a truck driver for Lester’s Incorporated.

He enjoyed wood crafting and helping his son John on the farm after he retired.

He was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted.

Survived by his loving wife: Evelyn Forcier; children: Jeannie Kaupins of Owatanna, Richard Forcier of Watertown, Jerome Forcier of Kilkinney, Evonne (Tim) Rassat of Winsted, John Forcier of Winsted and Tom Forcier of Edina; fifteen grandchildren, eighteen great grandchildren and two great, great grandchildren; a sister: Laura Young of Big Lake; many other relatives and friends.

Preceded in death by a son: Walter “Butch” Forcier in 1968, an infant son: John Bruce Forcier in 1956 and nine brothers and sisters.

A Mass of Christian Burial for George Forcier will be held on Monday, April 1, 2013 at 11:00 A.M. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted.

Interment with military rites Holy Trinity Cemetery.

A visitation will be held on Monday, April 1st from 9:00 A.M. until time of Mass at the church.

Casket Bearers will be Jeremy Forcier, Shannon Forcier, Jason Forcier, Jacob Forcier, Joshua Forcier, Johnny Forcier and Jr. Rassat.

The Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted is serving the family.

4 Guestbook Entries

  1. Brenda (Forcier Schramm) Hornick

    A sad farewell to a favorite uncle…. may you rest in peace forever.
    Hugs, prayers and thoughts for the whole family.
    Brenda & Dave Hornick

  2. Roy Krueger

    God Bless the Forcier Family during this time of grief.

  3. Julie Winkelman

    George was a dear friend to our family, Phil and RoseAnn Fiecke, his love of a good joke and his one-of-kind laugh will be remembered forever. Prayers to Evie and family. May he RIP

  4. Lisa Hagen

    Our deepest sympathy to George’s entire family. He will be missed by many and remembered by all. May all the great memories carry you through this diffecult time and may he rest in peace.

    The Lachermeier/Poetz/Hagen/Kutz families


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