Peter C. Foor, age 60, a life-long resident of Elwood, passed away peacefully at his residence following an extended illness on Saturday, April 3, 2021. Pete was born in Elwood on September 27, 1960. He was the son of the late John and Catherine (Burn) Foor, Sr.
On September 25, 1981, he married Larrie (McKinley) Foor and they shared 30 years of marriage together before she passed away on May 20, 2011. Pete enjoyed fishing with his friends and he loved to spend time with his grandchildren. Pete will always be remembered as a loving father,grandfather and brother.
Peter leaves behind a living legacy of two sons, Peter (Veronica) Foor of TN, and James (Annesia) Welch of MI; two daughters, Jody (Monte) Rivers of AL, and Catherine Scheetz of Marion; several grandchildren; four brothers, Arthur (Jill) Foor of Cicero, Paul (Martha) Foor of MI, Casey (Mary) Foor of MI, and John (Karen) Foor, Jr. of Swayzee; son-in-law, Clyde Simpson of Elwood; several nieces & nephews.
Along with his parents, Peter was preceded in death by his wife, Larrie Foor; daughter, Melissa Simpson; five brothers, Robert, Terry, Ted, Charlie and David Foor.
Pete's wishes were to be cremated with burial at a later date. Dunnichay Funeral Home of Elwood has been entrusted with local arrangements.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the funeral home.
Online condolences can be given at www.dunnichayfuneralhome.com