Eugene Louis Forcht

February 12, 1927April 6, 2018

Eugene L. Forcht 91, of LaGrange formerly of Pleasure Ridge Park, passed away on Friday, April 6, 2018.

He was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Navy Veteran of WWII and an Operations Manager for LG&E (retired).

Eugene was preceded in death by his loving wife, Flora Ann; his brother, Kenneth Forcht; nephew, Eddie Ellers and a great grandson, Jaxson Fullen.

Survivors include his children: Carlotta Soileau (Glen), Jeffery Forcht (Debbie), Phyllis Carta (Joe), Mark Forcht (Cassie) and Melanie Drury (Nick); 8 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren, one great-great-grandson; sisters, Dorothy Beaulieu and Martha Henley; and brother, Allen Forcht (Joyce)

The family would like to offer their utmost gratitude to Ileana Lopez who has shown loving care for Eugene and Flo in their later years .

A Funeral Mass will be conducted at 10 AM on Thursday, April 12, 2018, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church with burial to follow in St. Andrews Cemetery. Visitation from 3-8 PM on Wednesday at Heady-Radcliffe Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers donations to Hosparus Care of Louisville.


  • Hosparus


  • Visitation Wednesday, April 11, 2018
  • Funeral Mass Thursday, April 12, 2018

Eugene Louis Forcht

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Drue Quire

April 13, 2018

My condolences to the entire Forcht family. Your father was a character and I truly enjoyed working with him. I am so sorry to see that I have missed the visitation and funeral. I will always remember both of your parents with a smile. They were lucky to have each other.
-Drue VNA OT