Joseph J. Forrester, III

July 18, 1927February 20, 2013
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FORRESTER - Joseph J., III of North Tonawanda, NY, February 20, 2013; husband of Margaret A. "Peg" Forrester; father of Raymond (Melissa) Forrester, Dr. Maureen (Timothy) Finney and Dr. Joseph James (Peggy) Forrester IV; grandfather of six grandchildren; brother of Fredric (Margaret) Forrester and eleven nieces and nephews. Friends may call Saturday and Sunday 3-6 PM at PERNA,DENGLER, ROBERTS FUNERAL HOME, 1671 Maple Road, Williamsville, NY. A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered on Monday at 9:30 AM from St. Christopher's RC Church, 2660 Niagara Falls Blvd, Tonawanda, NY. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice at Jeanne's House, Niagara Hospice, Inc., 4675 Sunset Dr., Lockport, NY 14094. Share online condolences


  • Visitation Saturday, February 23, 2013
  • Visitation Sunday, February 24, 2013
  • Mass of Christian Burial Monday, February 25, 2013

Joseph J. Forrester, III

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Robert Reeves, M.D.

March 18, 2013

Forrester family. So sorry to hear about your loss. I have very fond memories of Mr Forrester's warm personality as my chemistry professor at NU many years ago. Rest in peace.

Barbara Sirvis

February 27, 2013

Peg and family,
From afar in CA, there are no words to express my deepest sympathy. I am so glad I had one last visit with dear Joe last summer. Please know you are all in my thoughts and meditations. Peace, blessings, and a hug, "b"

February 26, 2013

We are so sorry for your loss. Papa Joe will be truly missed!! His beautiful smile and sparkle in his eyes will always shine down on all of you!!! Sending thoughts and prayers! Love to all, Privitera Family

February 25, 2013

Dear Peg and family~
so sorry to hear about Joe's passing...he was always a kind and caring neighbor. We will always appreciate him allowing us to "share" your generator during the October storm. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.

Patti,Neil, Christopher and Sean Burns

Diane and Joe Cozzo

February 25, 2013

Peg, we are so sorry for the loss of your great love. To you and your beautiful family, our thoughts are with you... and our prayers are with Joe for an eternity of rest and peace...

Lucia Sanders

February 25, 2013

I offer my most sincere condolences to the entire Forrester family. I pray that our Lord keep your beloved in the palm of His hand in his everlasting peace as his memory is forever embossed in your hearts. May the comfort of His love and that of your precious family and friends comfort you always.
With great love and respect,
Lucia Sanders and family

February 24, 2013

We were sorry to read of Joe's passing. He was a special person; kind, understanding, always willing to help. We worked on University committees together and he always gave a unique perspective for consideration before final decisions were made. Our condolences to all of you.
Nancy(Benson) Shaffer and Bruce Shaffer. Nancy is from the former College of Nursing

Theresa Corigliano

February 24, 2013

We were so sorry to hear about mr. Forresters death. We have so many fond memories of your family...all the years spent together in willow ridge... He is at peace now with my dad in heaven! Take care and god bless your always, the Corigliano family!

Bart Tosto

February 24, 2013

So sorry for your loss. I have great memories of Joe and Peg from my teaching days. May God bless and comfort you during this time.
Bart Tosto

Anthony & Angela Corapi

February 24, 2013

To the entire Forrester family. We are very sad to hear of your loss. Mr. Forrester was an outstanding person. We have so many great memories of him as our chemistry professor at Niagara University. We will keep all of you in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.