Doris Foreshee…July 4, 1925 – December 3, 2017


A Graveside Service for Hartman, Colorado resident, Doris Foreshee will be held at 11am Thursday, December 7, 2017 at the Hartman Cemetery in Hartman, Colorado with Pastor Paul Floyd officiating. Per Doris’ request, there will be no visitation.

Doris Jean Foreshee was born on July 4, 1925 in Mount Vernon, Illinois to Ike and Edna (Simmons) Waller. She passed away on December 3, 2017 at her home in Hartman at the age of 92.

Doris exhibited many abilities such as quilting, sewing, crocheting but also enjoyed reading, baking, and watching soap operas. Her greatest gift however, was being a mother, grandmother, sister and friend.

Doris is survived by her children, Roger (Vickie) Foreshee, Robert Foreshee, Keith Foreshee all of Granite City, Illinois, and Sheila (Jim) Cunningham of Pueblo West, Colorado; numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great great grandchildren; sister, Amelia Swires of Baird, Nebraska; as well as many other relatives and a host of friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; infant son; daughter, Maria Foreshee; son, Richard Foreshee; four sisters; and one brother.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Lamar Area Hospice in care of Valley Memorial Funeral Chapel, P.O. Box 950, Lamar, CO 81052.

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