Dorothy Helen Forsyth
June 6, 1922 to July 13, 2017
Dorothy Helen (McMaster) Forsyth of Wilsonville
died July 13, 2017. She was 95.
She was born in Des Moines, Iowa to Arthur and
She married Lester Ellis Forsyth on Feb. 2, 1939 in
Des Moines. He died June 2, 2007.
Dorothy was a member of Faith Lutheran Church
in Rogue River and volunteered with the VFW Post
4116 in Rogue River. She was active in PTA and Boy
Scouts while raising her sons. Her hobbies included
travel, camping, sewing and golf. She had been a
resident of Wilsonville since 2007.
Survivors include her sons and daughters-in-law
James and Deanne Forsyth of Woodburn; Ronald
and Carolyn Forsyth of Rocklin, Calif. and Gregory
and April Forsyth of Eatonville, Wash.; her nephew
Richard McMaster and his wife, Paula of Arizona;
nine grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.
Preceding her in death were her sister Margaret
Lyons; brother Earl McMaster and greatgranddaughter
Dorothy will be interred with her husband at
Veteran's Cemetery in White City, Ore.