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Kathleen Rae Forcier

December 19, 1943 - September 26, 2021

FORCIER, Kathleen Rae - December 19, 1943 – September 26, 2021 - Kathy passed away peacefully on September 26, 2021. Mom was surrounded by her beloved husband, her three daughters, and three grandsons after a long battle with Parkinson’s. - Kathy was born on December 19, 1943 in Spokane, WA, where she lived all her life. - Kathy was the most loving Wife, Mother, and Grandmother; she was the center of our world. Mom’s love was stronger than death; she will live in our hearts forever. - Mom’s best friend was her husband, Tom. They first met when they were just 12 years old. They were married for 58 years. - Mom loved being with family and loved to make people laugh, if you knew her you loved her. She was our cute little peanut. - Kathy was preceded in death by her mother Alice Malone; her Papa and Grandma Cyril and Ruby McKenna; three half-brothers Dan, John and Scott Malone. She is survived by her loving husband, Thomas Forcier; three daughters, Tamara Forcier, Jenelle Fallis (Scott), and Heidi Schmautz (Mike); three grandsons, Thomas Shalloe, Kody Schmautz, and Scotty Fallis; and great granddaughter Daisy Schmautz Mcneece; sisters Jeannie Snarski, and Anita Mohr (Ken); lifelong friends her sister-in-law Dorothy Forcier and Linda Hayward; half-sister Sherrie Corra; and numerous nieces and nephews. - A memorial service will be held Friday, October 8, 2021, 2 PM, at Sunset Chapel, Fairmount Memorial Park, 5200 W Wellesley, Spokane, WA. - We miss you so much mom.


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