NORTH JACKSON, Ohio – Services celebrating the life of Susan Foor will be Monday December 5, 11:00 a.m. at Ellsworth Community Church. Susan died Wednesday evening, November 30 at the Humility House from complications of Alzheimer disease.
Susan was born June 28, 1928 in Bedford Pennsylvania, the daughter of Rush and Theresa (Gehm) Ritchey.
She married Curtis Foor September 30, 1949 and had 60 years with him until his passing in 2009.
Susan was a member of Ellsworth Community Church where she had formerly taught Sunday school for many years and was active in the King’s Daughters Woman’s group. For 25 years Susan was a volunteer in the activities department of the former Sleighbell Nursing Home now Brairfield Nursing Home in Austintown. She loved to do word search puzzles and crochet.
She will be sadly missed by her daughter, Ellen (Glen) Hall of Hubbard; granddaughters, Kristen (Vincent) Bounds of Creedmoor, North Carolina and Ashley (Jamey) Evans of McDonald and great-grandchildren, Leah and Henry Evans. She will also be missed by her sister, Anna Deshong and brother, John Ritchey in Pennsylvania.
Susan was preceded in death by her husband, brothers, George and Frank Ritchey, sisters, Kathryn Cassey and Elsie McDonald and an infant sister.
The Foor family would like to thank the staff at Antonine Village Adult Day Care and Assisted Living, Humility House and Hospice of the Valley for their loving care of Susan and the support given to her family. Memorial tributes can be made to Antonine Sisters Adult Day Care 2675 N. Lipkey Rd. North Jackson, Ohio 44451.
Family and friends may call one hour prior to services (10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.) Monday morning, December 5 at the church. Lane Funeral Home Austintown has assisted the family with services.