THE GOLDEN ROLL


| November/December 1989



HARRY FORSHEE, 79, a lifelong Fairgrove Township resident, Tuscola County, Michigan, was born January 28, 1910 and died April 29, 1989.

He is survived by his wife, the former Mildred Hall, whom he married in 1937. They had six children, several grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Harry was a life member of the Thumb Region Steam and Gas Engine Association, which he helped found, and of the Saginaw Valley Live Steam Association, Inc., of which he was a former president.

He was a farmer and owner-operator of the Forshee Farm Service. He was an inventor, custom truck body builder, blacksmith, welder, and was also involved in farm equipment sales and service.

Harry was an avid steam enthusiast, and sported his Russell engine at many a steam show. He loved steam, respected it for its power, and knew how to handle an engine. The steam hobby lost a good friend in Harry's passing.

He attended the Wahjamega Country Church.