Reuel Edwin Foote, 74, of Shreve, passed away suddenly Monday, Oct. 29, 2012, at Pomerene Hospital, Millersburg.
He was born Sept. 13, 1938, in Clay, W.Va., to Steven Edwin and Kathleen Lois (Stone) Foote and married Doris Kathleen (Hall) Clark on March 28, 1964. She survives.
He was a veteran of the Korean War, and retired from the Diamonite Company in Shreve. He was a jack of all trades, enjoying all kinds of projects and fishing.
He had attended the Pentecostal Tabernacle.
Surviving in addition to his wife, are daughters, Kathleen "Beth" (Ken) Loveless of Haleyville, Ala., and Jennifer (Jerimie) Ellis of Millersburg; stepchildren, Mike (Brenda) Clark of Apple Creek, Susan (Jim) Brown of Dayton and John (Mary) Clark Jr. of Overton; five grandchildren; one great-grandchild; several step-grandchildren and step-great-grandchildren; sisters, Jeanne (Bruce) Thompson and Carolyn (George) Good, both of Charlottesville, Va.; and a brother, Robert (Linda) Foote of Oak Ridge, Tenn.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Services were Saturday, Nov. 3 at Schlabach Funeral Home in Shreve. Burial was in Newkirk Cemetery, where military rites were conducted by Shreve American Legion.