Albert Blair "Jack" Foor

Born: Sun., Apr. 3, 1927
Died: Sat., May 7, 2016


Visitation

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Tue., May 10, 2016
Location: Curtis A. Heath Funeral Home, Inc.


Funeral Service

2:00 PM Wed., May 11, 2016
Location: Curtis A. Heath Funeral Home, Inc.


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Albert Blair “AB” “Jack” Foor , 89, of Six Mile Run, passed away at his home on Saturday, May 7, 2016.
Born on April 3, 1927 in Wood, Pa. he was the son of the late Dewey E. and Viola Bequeath Foor.
He was united in marriage first to Grace E (Williams) Foor who preceded him in death in 1992 and later married Rosealle Elizabeth (Wilson) Foor who preceded him in death in 1994.
He was a welder for Conrail for 28 years and he enjoyed playing music with John Zimmerman with Keystone Knight Hawks, Irvin Cornelius and his pony show, Johnny and Variety Boys, Ronnie and the Nashville Sounds, Anthony and Country Blend, as well as playing backup for more popular bands. His musical talents included playing the steel guitar, dobro, and guitar which he played at the Black Diamond Café in Six Mile Run for several years. He also enjoyed yard work, gardening, and lots of flowers.
Surviving are a son, Anthony Foor, husband of Vera of Everett, Sisters, May Chamberlain, Myrtle Miller, Suzanne Morris, a brother, Chester Foor, 7 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren as well as Joe Beltz, husband of Tonya and their family in which he was raised in the Foor home.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wives, a daughter, Melissa Foor, a sister, Edith Crooks, and brothers, Emmit, Harry, Russell, Paul, and John Foor.
Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at 2 PM with pastor Marion Foor Officiating at the Curtis A. Heath Funeral Home Inc., Broad Top City, PA where military servies will be conducted by the Broad Top Area Honor Guard.
Friends will be received on Tuesday, May 10, 2016 from 4-8 PM at the Curtis A. Heath Funeral Home Inc. 5010 Railroad Ave. Broad Top City, PA. 16621.
Burial will be in the I.O.O.F. Cemetery, Broad Top City, PA.
In Lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Matt Baker Local Cancer Fund, % First National Bank, 911 Church St., Saxton, PA. 16678.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Curtis A. Heath Funeral Home Inc. 5010 Railroad Ave. Broad Top City, Pa. 16621. Online condolences can be made at www.caheathfh.com

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Dick & Barbara McConnell
   Posted Sun May 08, 2016
Jack was the BLEND of old and new; of country and contemporary; of family and friends.
We will all share his memory and memories of Jack will always be part of us.
Heaven has a country band and Jack just became the newest member.

shirley hall
   Posted Sun May 08, 2016
gone two miss this lovely man he was so sweet and gentle rip big guy

Zachary Foor
   Posted Sun May 08, 2016
I'm going to miss spending time and playing music with you. I love you with all my heart. Love Zachary

Rebecca Foor
   Posted Sun May 08, 2016
We are going to miss you more than you'll ever know. I am glad that we were able to get to know you Zachary just loves you to pieces. We have lots of memories and videos with you as well as several different four "Foor" generation pictures. Love you and miss you❤️

Lou Thomas
   Posted Mon May 09, 2016
R I P Jack going to miss seeing you when i come home.You are going to be missed by a lot of people.Love you .

kenneth holmes
   Posted Mon May 09, 2016
Uncle Jack, We are sure going to miss you, but we know you are joining the rest of your family in playing Gods music. We will miss you when we come home. Until we meet again... We love you. Ken And SHARON HOLMES

michael shoup
   Posted Tue May 10, 2016
Jack you were a Godly example you will be missed my condolences to Anthony & family In Christ God bless Mike Shoup

Julia Ott and family
   Posted Wed May 11, 2016
RIP Uncle jack we miss you

Mr. Barry G. Julian Jr (Great Great Nephew)
   Posted Wed May 18, 2016
Uncle Jack,

Just stopping by to say I Love & Miss You so much I find myself coming here often to write but can never find the words to say it hasn't been the same since you left I'll be seeing you soon Uncle Jack forever in my Heart and Mind

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