Lucile C. Foor
Lucile C. Foor, 99, of Decatur died on Monday, January 21, 2013 at The Village of Heritage in Monroeville. She was born on October 1, 1913 in Willshire, Ohio to Monroe and Ada (Detro) Byer. She was married on February 3, 1933 to Merle L. Foor.
She was a member of St. Mark’s United Methodist Church. She was a homemaker and an avid collector of antique glassware and Maxfield Parrish prints, along with her husband. She operated Old Cloverleaf Route Antique store in Willshire for 10 years, then Tall Pine Antiques for 14 years at their home outside of Berne. She was a former 4-H leader and former member of the Blue Creek Township Home Economic Club and Eastern Star.
She is survived by two daughters, Ann (Allen) Bowen of Decatur; and Karen (Pat) Evans of Fort Wayne; sister Doris Strayer of Kendallville; two sister-in-laws, LuLu Byer of Fort Wayne; and Jean Foor of Payne, Ohio; nine grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband on August 27, 1993; two daughters, Myrna Raudenbush; and Ada Odle; two grandsons, Merle Lynn; and Kevin Raudenbush; two sisters; and five brothers.
Visitation will be three hours prior to the 2:00 p.m. funeral service on Saturday, January 26 at Haggard-Sefton & Hirschy Funeral Home in Decatur. Officiating will be Rev. Michael Heinbaugh. Entombment will be at Willshire Cemetery in Willshire, Ohio.
Memorials may be made to St. Mark’s United Methodist Church and Family LifeCare-Hospice.
Arrangements provided by Haggard-Sefton & Hirschy Funeral Home in Decatur. To sign the guest book, click on www.haggardandsefton.com.