Merlin Lee Robert Foreman

Manitowoc, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin, USA
Death 16 May 2000 (aged 70)
Poway, San Diego County, California, USA
Burial San Diego, San Diego County, California, USA
Memorial ID 6655741 · View Source
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Merlin L.R. Foreman, 70, died Tuesday, May 16, 2000, at home. Born July 4, 1929, in Manitowoc, Wis., he lived in Poway for 28 years. He was a project engineer at SEACOR, retiring in 1992, and served as a commander in the U.S. Navy, retiring in 1979. He was secretary of the board of directors for San Diego Transplant Organization and a member of the Disabled American Veterans and Grace Lutheran Church in Escondido. Mr. Foreman is survived by his wife of 47 years, Florence E. Foreman of Poway; sons and daughter-in-law Charles Foreman of Santa Maria and Kent and Lisa Foreman of Poway; daughters and son-in-law Charlene Foreman of Escondido and Julie and Carlo Stagnero of Port Hueneme; brother James Foreman of Bandera, Texas; sister Carol Jaeger of Manitowoc, Wis.; and grandchildren Ryan and Diana Foreman, Kevin Foreman, Katie Foreman, Taryn and Enzo Stagnero, Mariah Herrick and Tyler Foreman. A funerasl service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, May 19, at Grace Lutheran Church in Escondido, with the Rev. Jim Young officiating. Burial will take place at 11 a.m. Friday, June 2, at Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery in Point Loma. The family suggests memorial donations to Grace Lutheran Church, 643 W. 13th Ave., Escondido, CA 92025; Mount Olive Lutheran Church, 14280 Poway Road, Poway, CA 92064; or the san Diego Transplant Organization, 7920 Frost Street, Suite 303, San Diego, CA 92123. Telophase Cremation Society is handling arrangements. (North County Times, May 18, 2000)

CDR USN. He was an FT1. The leading fire control techicialdron made a "world cruise" out to the Far East via Panama in 1953 and returned to Norfolk via Suez and the Mediterranean in 1954. Later commissioned and CO of a coastal minesweeper of Mine Flotilla 1 based in Sasebo, Japan in 1961-1962.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 6655741
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Merlin Lee Robert Foreman (4 Jul 1929–16 May 2000), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6655741, citing Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery, San Diego, San Diego County, California, USA ; Maintained by Gwen Nolte (contributor 46513286) .