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Janet S. Forbes

February 10, 2011

Janet S. Forbes

WOONSOCKET- Janet S. (Sanford) Forbes, 81, of Prospect St., died Wednesday, February 9, 2011 in the Philip Hulitar Inpatient Center, Providence. She was the wife of the late James M. Forbes.
Born in Potsdam, NY, she was the daughter of the late Howard and Jessie (Clark) Sanford.
Mrs. Forbes graduated from Russell Sage College in Troy, NY and SUNY, Plattsburgh, NY. She was a high school economics teacher, a church choir director and soloist, and an accomplished quilter.
She is survived by two sons, Jerrald Forbes of Woonsocket and James "Scott" Forbes, Jr. of Durango, CO, a daughter, Sandra Forbes-Bennett of Berwyn, PA, a sister, Miriam Krebs of Asheville, NC and three grandchildren. She was the sister of the late Bob Sanford.
Her funeral service will be held Sunday, February 13, 2011 at 2:30 PM in St. James Episcopal Church, 24 Hamlet Ave., Woonsocket. Arrangements are under the direction of the Holt Funeral Home, 510 So. Main St., Woonsocket.
www.holtfuneralhome.com

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