2008-11-27 / Obituaries

Freda E. Foor

Everett, 96

Freda E. Foor, 96, of Everett, died Thursday, November 20, 2008, at Homewood in Martinsburg.

She was born on July 8, 1912, in West Providence Township, Everett, a daughter of the late Adam and Mary Jane (Pee) Baughman. On August 3, 1934, in Berkley Springs, W.Va., she married William H. Foor. He preceded her in death on June 7, 1996.

She is survived by the following daughters: Betty Lou Clingerman, Everett; Sylvia A. married to John Hixon, Cumberland, Md.; Renee married to Glenn Pepple, Clearville, Pa.; five grandchildren; 10 greatgrandchildren; four great-greatgrandchildren; and three greatgreat great-grandchildren

She was preceded by the following: son-in-law Robert Clingerman; two brothers, two sisters and a great great-granddaughter.

She was a member of First Christian Church, Everett, where she previously served as a Sunday School teacher for several years and as a financial secretary. She was an avid quilter who served with the church's quilting group and also on the Service Committee for many years.

She was employed as a clerk at the Jolly Kid Shop, Everett, for many years. She enjoyed volunteering at Homewood and Pennknoll Village, where she did the alterations. She was a member of the R.S.V.P. and enjoyed quilting, sewing, knitting and crocheting.

She was recognized as the last surviving daughter of a Civil War veteran for the state of Pennsylvania.

Funeral services were held Monday, November 24, 2008, at 1:00 p.m. at the First Christian Church, Everett, with Rev. Robert Robertson officiating.

Burial was in Everett Cemetery, Everett.

Akers Funeral Home, Everett, was in charge of arrangements.

If friends so desire memorial contributions may be made in memory of Mrs. Foor to First Christian Church, 57 Providence Street, Everett, or to the Everett Free Library, 137 East Main Street, Everett, PA 15537.

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