Carol Ann Forcino, 70

September 16, 2009

AUG. 22, 1939-SEPT. 14, 2009

BOONSBORO -- Carol Ann Forcino, 70, of 18310 Manor Church Road, Boonsboro, Md., went to be with the Lord on Monday, Sept. 14, 2009, at Golden Living Center.

Born Aug. 22, 1939, in Tilghmanton, Md., she was the daughter of the late Everett L. and Dorothy L. Mongan Smith.

Carol lived an amazing life as a wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She cared and loved unconditionally for her two sons and an adopted daughter, whom she raised from birth. She volunteered her motherly love to many of the community children. She was a full-time homemaker. However, she volunteered her time generously to many church events, such as serving on the Christian Education Commission, was treasurer of the Seekers Sunday School class, taught Sunday School and Bible classes, volunteered in early education nursery and served in the nursery during church services. She and her husband touched the lives of many people. They never turned away those in need, and provided them with Christian love.


She was a life member of Manor Church of the Brethren.

She was a member of the Order of Eastern Star, Queen Esther Chapter 89.

She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Clarence Richard Forcino; one daughter, Ashley Diann Butts, and husband, Troy of Williamsport, Md.; one son, David Wayne Forcino, and wife, Deborah of Williamsport; a daughter-in-law, Kendra Forcino of Funkstown, Md.; six granddaughters, Jennifer King, Jamie Forcino, Jacqueline Forcino, Leslie Forcino, Tracy Forcino and Trenity Butts; one grandson, Trentin Butts; and one great-grandson, Joseph Burlas V.

She was preceded in death by one son, Richard Lee Forcino; and two sisters, Barbara Huntzberry and Dorothy Isard.

Funeral services will be at Manor Church of the Brethren at 11 a.m. Friday. The Rev. Loyal Vanderveer will officiate. Burial will be in Manor Cemetery in Tilghmanton.

Family will receive friends at the Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., on Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Manor Church of the Brethren, 18511 Manor Church Road, Boonsboro, MD 21713.

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