Vesta Elsie Nyrop Forbes passed away peacefully in her sleep on May 31st, 2018; born December 7th, 1917 in Nebraska. She was a mother to 7 children, grandmother to 15 and a great grandmother to many. She lived her life on her own terms. A passionate advocate for those with no voice, fabulous cook, lover of all animals, naturalist with an incredible green thumb and a feisty spirit. She will be missed, but lives on in our minds, hearts and souls.
The family will be holding a private graveside burial on Monday, June 4th , 2018. Shiva will observed at the Brooks family home on Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 at 9:00 am and 7:30 pm.
In addition, there will be a celebration of Elsie's life on June 24th, 2018 at 4pm at Buddy Attic Park, Greenbelt, Maryland. Rain or Shine.
Holy Cross Adult Day Care
9805 Dameron Drive, Silver Spring MD 20902
Made out to the Robert J Grossman Scholarship Fund, in Memory of Elsie Nyrop Forbes.