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National Multiple Sclerosis Society
St. Michael's Catholic Church
1716 6th Street
Muskegon, MI 49441
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Life Story / Obituary
Mr. Thomas Wilburn Forton, age 65, passed away Saturday, January 20, 2018. He was born in Muskegon, Michigan on August 25, 1952 to Wilburn & Dorothy (Perkins) Forton. Mr. Forton had been employed at Lack Grocery and KB Grocery. Thomas was an avid sports fan who loved to go to Mohawk and Lumberjack hockey games and enjoyed watching the Tigers and Lions.
Sister, Suzanne (Robert) Graham of Muskegon; brother, William (Louise) Forton of Muskegon; sister-in-law, Brenda Forton of Traverse City; many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Arthur.
Wednesday, January 24, 2018, 1:00 pm with visitation one hour prior to the service at the Clock Chapel - Muskegon with Rev. Ken Shady officiating. MEMORIAL: In lieu of flowers, please consider giving to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society or St. Michael's Church.
Clock Funeral Home - Muskegon