Gerald Alexander Forte of N. Chelmsford, MA

1927 - 2023

US Veteran U.S. Army

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Gerald Alexander Forte, 95, of N. Chelmsford, MA, died January 22, 2023 at Greenbriar HealthCare in Nashua, NH.  He was married to the late Eleanor Juergans who died on September 5, 1990.

Born in Boston, MA, he was the son of the late Frank Forte and Josephine Forte.

He graduated from Boston English High School with the class of 1945.

Mr. Forte proudly served with the U.S. Army during the WWII Era.

He worked most of his life in the publishing industry.

Gerald was a communicant of St. Mary’s Church of Chelmsford, MA.

He enjoyed sports and horse racing.

He is survived by two daughters, Pamela Forte of Nashua, NH, and Joyce Clougher of Freeport, NY; a son, Steven Forte and his wife Teri, of Amherst, NH; a brother, Frederick Forte of Needham, MA; a grandson, Shane Burgoon and his wife Valerie Gauthier-Burgoon; and a great-granddaughter, Gaia Burgoon-Gauthier of Newburyport, MA.

He was the brother of the late Marguerita Baker, Angelina Forte, and Peter Forte.


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    Linda Knight


    Steve and Pam and family,
    I was so sorry to read about your dad’s death. Philip talked about your parents so much. I know he spent a lot of time at your house. He talked a lot about your dad. Your dad was his sponsor when he made his confirmation. He always loved your mother’s stufed shells. He talked about life at the Fortre’s so much. My in laws always had stories about all the things they used to do there in the neighborhood. I’m sure your mother is glad to have him at her side again.
    It is never easy to lose a parent but to be able to have him for so long is a blessing. Barbara and I always stop at your mother’s stone when we’re there and now we’ll say a prayer for your dad too. RIP Mr. Forte.

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