Obituaries

Ken Foreman

Oct 30, 2020
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Services:

There will be a private family service

Visitation:

Cemetery:

Garden of Memories Cemetery
Military honors by Offutt Air Force Base Honor Guard and Cedar Falls AMVETS Post #49

Memorials:

Grace Reformed Church, 520 Maxwell St, Waterloo, IA 50701, or Newell Post Senior Services - North Star Community Services, 3420 University Avenue
Waterloo, IA 50701.

Cards sent to the funeral home will be forwarded to the family. 

Biography

Ken Foreman, 79, of Cedar Falls, formerly of Waterloo, died Friday, October 30, 2020 at MercyOne Waterloo Medical Center. 

He was born March 14, 1941, in Saint Lucas, son of John F. and Catherine M. Huber Foreman. He graduated from St. Luke Catholic School in 1959. He served in the US Air Force during Vietnam. He married Paulette Tupy September 28, 1963; they later divorced. He then started a relationship with Holly Wingert and they were together for over 30 years. He was an electrician for Collins Radio (now Collins Aerospace) for some years, then worked for John Deere for 27 years retiring in 2006.

He was a member of Grace Reformed Church, Cedar Falls AMVETS Post #49, and UAW Local #838.

Ken loved live music and dancing. He played basketball in high school. Ken was a very helpful and loving man, in his youth he worked very hard on the farm.

Survived by: significant other Holly Wingert; two daughters, Cindy (Bruce) Flynn and Shelly Moyer, three grandsons, Elijah, Noah, and Isaiah; three granddaughters, Jessica, Jami and Amanda; thirteen siblings, Germaine Denner, Joe Foreman, Dorothy Gargaro, Kathy (Roger) Bulgren, Arlene (Dale) Dougherty, John V. (Betty) Foreman, Jim (Carmen) Foreman, Mary Lee (Craig) Allen, Marilyn (Loren) Manderfield, Shirley (Rick) Robinson, Carol (Karl) McVea, Betty Foreman, and Duane Foreman; and many nieces and nephews.

Preceded by: parents; and two sons, Steven and Brian Foreman.

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  1. Allison Phillips | Nov 04, 2020

    Thinking of you Holly and all of the family of Kenny!

    From Allison and The Fayette County Alzheimer's Support group.  

  2. Bernice Einck | Nov 02, 2020

    To the family of Ken Foreman, I am orgrinally from St Lucas, thought and prayers for all. Ken'so dad was the girls softball coach, played with Germaine,  so thinking of all of you.

    Bernice Amelia Einck

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