Julia W. Foreman, 91, of West Mansfield, passed away Thursday, November 4, 2021 at Logan Acres in Bellefontaine.
A devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother, she loved spending time with her family. She enjoyed crocheting and was an excellent cook. Having a love for her neighborhood and community, if one of the neighbors passed away, Julia quickly took charge and made sure flowers from all the other neighbors were sent to the services.
A loving homemaker for her family, she also worked for a short time at Clancy’s Restaurant and Dodge Orthodontist, both in Bellefontaine. She was a long time member of the West Mansfield United Methodist Church and also a member of the American Legion Post 603 Ladies Auxiliary.
Born August 6, 1930 in Union County, she was the daughter of the late Lowell and Muriel (Fox) Longbrake. On May 28, 1955 in West Mansfield, she married Kenneth E. Foreman and he preceded her in death on January 4, 2020. In addition to her husband and parents, she was also preceded in death by a son, Tom Foreman and a great granddaughter, Sky Lhamon.
She is survived by her sons, Ken (Diane) Foreman and Tim Foreman, both of West Mansfield; grandchildren, Mike (Wanda) Foreman, Dustany Foreman, Shel-Leigh (Shawn) Sadler, Scot (Sarah) Foreman, Danielle Foreman, Shelbie (Jazz) McNew, Kylene (Tim) Jenkins and Tyler Foreman; great grandchildren, Taylor, Kaylee, Brooklyn, Colin, Hunter, Jayda, Riley, Sunny, Summer, Izabelle, Lucas, Arianna, Benjamin, Hayden, Jaydyn, Raiden, Paige, Alyvia, Sabre, Tyson, Logan and Leiliana.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 P.M. Monday, November 8, 2021 at Wilson Funeral Home, Schnurrenberger Chapel 222 W. Center St. West Mansfield. Pastor John Rosewicz will officiate and burial will follow at the Greenlawn Cemetery. Friends may call from 3-5 P.M. Sunday, November 7, 2021 at the funeral home. Memorial contributions can be made to the West Mansfield United Methodist Church. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.wilsonfuneralhomesinc.com