William A. “Bill” Forshey

William A. “Bill” Forshey, 54, of Austin, Texas, formerly of Watertown, Ohio, died Monday, July 28, 2014, in Chaffee County, Colo., as a result of a kayaking accident.

He was born March 14, 1960, in Marietta, Ohio, son of George C. and Mary J. Anderson Forshey.

He had been a Civil Engineer Surveyor in Austin, Texas for many years. He graduated from Waterford High School and Zane State College in Zanesville, Ohio.

He is survived by three brothers, Donald Forshey and wife Doris of Fleming, Bruce Forshey and wife Barbara of Belpre, and George Forshey and wife Linda of Fleming; a sister, Barbara Handschumacher of Vincent; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother, Steve Forshey.

Services will be held at a later date at the convenience of the family.

McCurdy Funeral Home in Beverly handled the arrangements.

Online condolences may be made by visiting www.mccurdyfh.com