Beaverton Historical Society
Gladwin County Obituary/Death Notice
Nellie Barsuhn

   Nellie Violet Foor Barsuhn, 95, of Midland, died Monday, Aug. 13, 2007 at Alterra Clare Bridge in Midland.

   She was born July 22, 1912 in Gladwin to the late Lionel and Jennie (Breault) Hetherington. She married Melvin Foor in October 1931 in Gladwin. He died in 1979. She then married Alvin W. Barsuhn in Midland on Nov. 6, 1981. He died in 1993. Mrs. Barsuhn was a member of North Point Ministries.

   She is survived by her sons and daughters-in-law, Bernard (Roszella) Foor of Gladwin, John (Dorothy) Foor of Gladwin, and Elwood (Candy) Foor of Hendersonville, North Carolina; daughters and sons-in-law, Joyce (Delano) Brubaker of Midland and Debra (Bruce) Keister of Midland; daughter-in-law, Sally Miller of Midland; brother and sister-in-law, Donald and Dorothy Hetherington of Missouri; sistersin- law, Barbara Hetherington of Highland and Irene Hetherington of Gladwin; 22 grandchildren; 46 great-grandchildren; three great great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

   She was preceded in death by her son, Richard Foor; five brothers; and four sisters.

   Funeral services were held Aug. 17 at the North Point Ministries with Rev. Don Duford and Dr. Frederick L. Weaver officiating the service. Interment followed at McClure Cemetery in Gladwin County.

   Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider North Point Ministries.

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McClure Cemetery, Gladwin, MI
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Gladwin County Record, Gladwin, MI
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September 2009
Bob Frei
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