OSWEGO — Frank L. Forrest, 80, a resident of Oswego passed away on Jan. 6, 2020 at the Oswego Hospital.

Born in Oswego, he was a son of the late William and Dorothy (LeBouef) Forrest and had attended Oswego schools.

He was a member of Laborers Local No. 214 and was an artist.

Mr. Forrest was a veteran of the United States Navy, serving in the late 1950’s- early 1960’s.

Surviving are his six children, Kimberly (Scott) Sweeting of Oswego, Frances (George) Forrest-Nearbin of Oswego, Raymond Forrest of Ithaca, Shelly Forrest of Mexico, Aaron Forrest of Rochester and Timothy Forrest of Oswego; a sister, Mary (David) Ellingwood of Hannibal; the mother of his children, Amanda Forrest; four grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

He was pre-deceased by a daughter, Sharon Forrest.

Funeral services will be private and at the convenience of the family.

There are no calling hours.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to charity of choice.

Arrangements are in care of Dowdle Funeral Home.