Robert-Michel LaForest

Robert-Michel J. ''Fro'' LaForest, 26, of Greenwich, died Thursday, July 23, 2015 at Galion Community Hospital due to a motorcycle accident.

Robert was born in Galion on September 12, 1988 to Michel LaForest and Tammy Brown of Greenwich.

He was full of life and loved all adrenaline rushes including riding his motorcycle. He attended Galion High School.

He is survived by his son Carter Smith (his mother Mandy Smith) of Galion, his maternal grandparents, Sam & Betty Brown of Greenwich, his brother Christopher (Carrie Cross) LaForest, his two sisters: Kayona LaForest and Jessica Brown, his uncle Matt Brown and his fiancée Alicia Knipp, his aunt Michelle Brown, his nephew Evan LaForest, his cousin Cinta (Alex Cruise) & son Sebastian Esqueer, many close friends and extended family.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents Robert & Carolyn LaForest.

Friends may call Wednesday, July 29, 2015 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the Mark A. Schneider Funeral Home, Galion. Funeral services will be held at the Mark A. Schneider Funeral Home, 303 Portland Way North, Galion on Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 10:30 a.m., with Pastor Joe Stafford officiating. Burial will follow in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Galion.

Memorial contributions may be made to the family in care of the funeral home. Details for a Poker Run which will be held at the end of August/ September will be provided at a later date.

Online condolences may be to the family at

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