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Patricia Sue (Hopping) Foreman

November 30, 1943 ~ February 20, 2019 (age 75)

Patricia Sue (Hopping) Foreman, age 75, of Bellefontaine, Ohio passed away at 2:00 A.M. Wednesday, February 20, 2019, at her home.

She was born in Springfield, Ohio November 30, 1943, to the late William and Dorothy (Bell) Hopping. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two daughters, Katherine Foreman Turner and Michelle Foreman and two sisters and brothers in law, Mary Lou (Bob) Franzen and Joan (Jim) Foreman. 

On June 15, 1963 she married her loving husband, Ronald Foreman and he survives. She is also survived by their children, Amy (Mark) Richardson of Harrison, Ohio, Jenny (Chris) O’Connor, Stephanie (Mike) Mosbarger and Cindy (Terry) Stolly, all of Bellefontaine; fifteen grandchildren, Andy, Eric and Ellie Richardson, Emily and Owen O’Connor, Zachary (Taylor), Petey, Mindy, and Daulton Mosbarger, Gabriella, Caitlin and Chloe Stolly, Lily, Olivia and Ethan Turner and one great grandson, Jameson Rigsby and many nieces and nephews. 

Patty was a 1961 graduate of Springfield Catholic Central High School and Mercy Hospital school of nursing in 1962.  She worked as a nurse at Mercy Hospital and later for Mary Rutan Hospital.  She also owned and operated The Ohio Driving School for more than twenty five years. She was an avid reader, a member of the Saint Patrick Catholic Church and enjoyed many family gatherings and loved watching her grandchildren in all of their activities.

She loved her husband and enjoyed traveling, and owned and operated a local car dealership for eighteen years.  She loved motorcycle trips with her husband and friends.  She also enjoyed tennis as a young girl and as an adult, became a fan of golf. 

Father Kenneth Baker will celebrate a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 A.M. Monday, February 25, 2019 at the Saint Patrick Catholic Church in Bellefontaine.

Visitation will be held Sunday, February 24, 2019 from 2 to 5 P.M. at the Eichholtz Daring & Sanford Funeral Home & Cremation Center in Bellefontaine.

Burial will be at the Calvary Cemetery in Bellefontaine at a later date. 

The arrangements are in the care of the staff of the Eichholtz Daring & Sanford Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Bellefontaine.



Donations may be made to:

St. Vincent De Paul- Bellefontaine
316 E. Patterson Ave., Bellefontaine OH 43311

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