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Forrest L. Cloud

Male 1921 - 2005  (84 years)


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  • Name Forrest L. Cloud 
    Born Feb 21, 1921  Kansas City, Jackson county, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Mar 15, 2005  Olathe, Johnson county, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Obituary:
      Forrest L. Cloud - Forrest L. Cloud, 84, Olathe, KS, passed away March 15, 2005, at the Sweet Life at Rosehill skilled nursing center. Memorial services will be Monday, March 21, at 7 p.m. at St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church, 6620 Nall, Mission, KS. A reception will immediately follow the memorial service in the Parish Hall. Private entombment will be held at Mt. Moriah Mausoleum. Forrest was born February 21, 1921, in Kansas City, KS, to Harold and Thelma Cloud. He attended Wyandotte High School and Kansas City, KS Junior College. He was the leader of a locally popular band, Forrest Cloud and the High Hatters. In 1949, he and his wife Bonnie founded Industrial Bearing and Transmission Co., now IBT, Inc. He served as President until 1975, and was Chairman of the Board until his retirement in 1985. He served on the church Vestry and was a member of St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church since 1956. Forrest was preceded in death by his son Roger. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Bonnie Simpson Cloud; brother, Lawrence Cloud; sister, Twila Bodenhamer, and husband, Damon; two sons, Forrest R. Cloud and his wife, Shannon and Stephen R. Cloud and his wife, Barbara; six grandchildren and their spouses, Matthew Cloud, Melanie (Cloud) and Mitch Gross, Kevin and Allison Cloud, Darren Cloud, Leslie Cloud, and Jeffrey Cloud; and four great-grandchildren, Emily Cloud, Samuel and Benjamin Cloud, and Zola Gross. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Cloud Foundation, a charitable foundation set up by Forrest in 1995, c/o IBT, Inc., PO Box 2982, Shawnee Mission, KS, 66201. (Arr. Mt. Moriah and Freeman Chapel, 816-942-2004)
      The Kansas City Star, March 21, 2005.
    Person ID I164171  mykindred
    Last Modified Aug 10, 2009 

    Father Harold Raymond Cloud,   b. Dec 03, 1896, Kansas City, Jackson county, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d.
    Mother Thelma M. Culver,   b. Oct 1896, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d.
    Married AFT Jan 1920 
    Family ID F54177  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Bonnie Simpson,   d.
    Married circa 1943 
    Children 
     1. Roger Cloud,   d. Bef 2005
     2. Forrest R. Cloud,   d. Y
     3. Stephen R. Cloud,   d. Y
    Family ID F54178  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart