Gregory Leo ‘Greg’ Forsht

Jan. 27, 1950 – July 11, 2020


Gregory L. “Greg” Forsht, 70, passed away Saturday, July 11, 2020 in Crescent City, Calif., following an extended illness.

Greg was born in Altoona, son of the late Lewis D. and Rosalia W. (Holland) Forsht.

He graduated from Bishop Guilfoyle High School in 1967 and Penn State University in 1971.

After college, Greg traveled cross-country and eventually settled in northern California, where he spent and enjoyed the rest of his life.

Greg was an owner and broker at Del Norte Realty, Crescent City, for over 25 years. He was a well-respected businessman and had many friends and acquaintances in the area.

Surviving are three sons: Andrew and Ryan of Crescent City and Samuel of Redding, Calif., one daughter, Amy, and their respective families; ten grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; his loving sister, Cynthia “Cindy” (Forsht) Steele, and her family.

Greg will also be missed by his dog, Honey, who was his loving friend and companion.

A private family gathering will be held at a future date.

Online condolences can be offered to the family at www.wiersmortuary.com