Forrest F. Nace

Forrest F. Nace, 85, of Pottstown, PA passed away on Monday, March 13, 2017 at Pottstown Memorial Medical Center. He was the husband of the late Joyce S. (Fisher) Nace with whom he shared 63 years of marriage.

Forrest was born May 28, 1931 in Pottstown, PA. He was a son of the late Forrest Melvin Rudy Nace and Pearl Ester (Fryer) Nace.

Forrest served in the Army during the Korean War in 1954. Later on, he worked for Neapco where he retired in 1994. He enjoyed doing puzzles, gardening, and watching football and Nascar. His greatest enjoyment was spending time with his family.

He is survived by:

Two Daughters: Jennifer E. Fichthorn, wife of Kenneth – Pottstown, PA

Jacqueline S. Nace – Pottstown, PA

One Granddaughter: Natalie A. Fichthorn

In addition to his wife and parents, he is pre-deceased by:

One Son: Dennis L. Nace

Two Brothers: Roy F. Nace and Clement E. Nace

Interment will be private and held at the convenience of the family. Houck & Gofus Funeral Home, Inc., 955 N. Charlotte St. Pottstown, PA 19464 will be handling the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to the family at