Samuel A. Teolis, Supervisor | Carmella M. Teolis, Funeral Director

Mr. Gary L. Forsythe, 78

Mr. Gary L. Forsythe passed away on Wednesday, November 30th, 2022 at the UPMC Passavant Hospital in McCandless Township.

Gary was born on October 13th, 1944 in Pittsburgh to the late Marshall and Edna (Henderson) Forsythe. He attended Mars High School and is a veteran of the United States Army with a discharge rank of E-4 (Specialist).  He worked at Wooding’s Industrial in Mars as a supervisor, Fombell Fabricating, Cullum Mechanical Construction as a plumbing foreman and lastly at Adam’s Manufacturing as a warehouse worker. Gary enjoyed gardening, and was avid fan of the Pittsburgh Pirates and NASCAR Racing.

He is survived by his wife, Mary (Hogue) Forsythe whom he married on July 14th, 1982, step-sons, Bob (Donna) Kettler of Ellwood City, and Mikel (Linda) Kettler of Florida, brothers, Earl Forsythe of Valencia, Pa, and Pete (Kay) Forsythe of Missouri, 7 step-grandchildren, and 7 step-great-grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his parents, and two brothers, Wayne and “Junior” Glenn Forsythe.

As per Gary’s wishes there will be no visitation or service. Final arrangements have been entrusted to the Samuel Teolis Funeral Home and Crematory Inc..


  • Debby Boring Posted December 2, 2022 10:13 am

    Dear Bob,Donna,and family.
    I’m so very sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  • Don Villella, SGM(R) Posted December 2, 2022 11:57 am

    Condolences to the family of Gary Forsythe from Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 862.

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