Forrest Allen Wennermark
Forrest Allen Wennermark, 70, of Cedar Rapids, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018, at the Dennis and Donna Oldorf Hospice House of Mercy in Hiawatha. A visitation will be on Tuesday, Feb. 27, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Cedar Memorial Park Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 28, at 11 a.m. at the Cedar Memorial Park Chapel of Memories. Burial will be in Cedar Memorial Park Cemetery following the service.
Forrest Allen Wennermark was born on Oct. 8, 1947, the son of Herman and Phyllis (Wise) Wennermark. Forrest proudly served his country in the U.S. Air Force. He was united in marriage to Cynthia Louise Renshaw on Aug. 5, 2000, in Cedar Rapids. Forrest enjoyed being a member of his son's go-kart and stock car racing teams, as well as being a flagman at Delaware Speedway for over 10 years. He enjoyed tinkering in his garage, playing pool and spending time with his dogs, but, most of all, loved spending time with family and friends, especially mornings at Donutland.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and three half-sisters, Maurine Wallace, Marguerite Koehler and Maxine Herren.
Left to cherish Forrest's memories are his wife, Cynthia Wennermark; son, Scott (Rachael) Wennermark; two stepsons, Jeffrey Wright and Gary (Sara) Wright; two grandsons, Seth and Trenten; three stepgrandsons, Owen, Jaxen and Greyson; and sister, Barbara Ross.
A memorial fund has been established in Forrest's name at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be directed to the family at www.cedarmemorial.com under obituaries.