Forbes joined Norsemen in the Mid 1950's soon after arriving from his native Scotland and was an ever present in our first XI for many years.
Following his retirement from playing Forbes entered the world of coaching taking his preliminary badge to become Norsemen 1st XI manager.
Forbes then continued this path becoming manager of the AFA Rep side from 1988 role he enjoyed great success with over a 25 year period.
Forbes also become president of the AFA from 2011 - 2013.
A very keen golfer and president at his 3rd home Bush Hill Park Golf Club.
A great man and will be sadly missed by family, friends, and across amateur football.
Forbes funeral details are below, all are welcome to attend.
Venue - Southgate Crematorium
Brunswick Park Road
Time - 2pm
Wake - Norsemen Football Club
WALK TALL YOU BLUE GIANTS