CALAIS – Helen E. Forsyth, 80, died Tuesday, April 15, 2008, at a Bangor health care facility. Helen was born Nov. 27, 1927, in Tower Hill, New Brunswick, daughter of the late Melvin and Rose (Lord) Johnston. She retired from the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service after 20 years of service at Moosehorn National Wildlife Refuge, Baring. In September 1947, Helen married Earle Forsyth, in Tower Hill, New Brunswick. She was a member of St. Anne’s Episcopal Church, Calais, and enjoyed playing cards, puzzles and reading. Helen was predeceased by her husband, Earle, in 2004; a son, Peter Forsyth, in 1986; and two brothers, Austin and Allison Johnston. Surviving are two sons, Gerald “Bud” Forsyth of Two Rivers, Wis., and Mark Forsyth and his wife, Betty Ann Woodard, of Goleta, Calif.; three sisters, Lorenne Gowan of St. Stephen, New Brunswick, Helena Tibbs and her husband, Lee, of Lincoln, and Jacqueline Daly and her husband, Michael, of St. Stephen, New Brunswick; two sisters-in-law, Glenna Johnston and Shirley Johnston, both of St. Stephen, New Brunswick; many nieces and nephews. Friends may call 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Mays Funeral Home, 26 Church St., Calais. A funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Friday at St. Anne’s Episcopal, Church Street, Calais. Burial will be held after at Calais Cemetery. Donations in Helen’s memory may be made to the American Lung Assoc., 122 State St., Augusta, ME 04330 or Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 114 Perimeter Road, Units G and H, Nashua, NH 03063. Condolences and memories may be shared at