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Tilton, New Hampshire
Abram William Foote III
Abram W. Foote III, 88, a resident of Tilton, NH since 2011 died at his home, Thursday, March 8, 2018 following a period of failing health. Abram was born in Burlington, VT, January 12, 1930, son of the late, Reginald and Clara (Mitchell) Foote. Abram lived in Barre, VT for many years before moving to New Hampton, NH where he resided for 7 years before moving to Tilton in 2011. He and his wife wintered in Florida for several years. He was a self employed contractor working as a painter and paper hanger. He also owned a vending machine business and was quite the handyman. Abram served with the United States Marine Corp during the Korean War from 1951 until 1953, discharged as a Corporal. In addition to his parents, Abram was predeceased by a sister, Inez Lemieux of Williamstown, VT.
He leaves his wife of 58 years, Genevieve A. (Batchelder) Foote of Tilton
His daughter, Judy L. Foote and her spouse, Gayle Spelman of Tilton
A son, Abram W. Foote IV and his spouse, Caroline of New Hampton
Two grandchildren, Isaac and Jacob Foote
Two sisters, Lillian Clark and Marie Twombly, both of Florida
Nieces and nephews
Following through with his wishes, there are no calling hours. A graveside service, with military honors, will be held Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at 11:00 AM at the New Hampshire State Veterans Cemetery, 110 D.W. Highway in Boscawen.
Assisting the Foote family is the William F. Smart Sr. Memorial Home, of Tilton.
Rather than flowers, Abram’s family requests that donations in his name be made to the Franklin Visiting Nurse Association and Hospice, 75 Chestnut St., Franklin, NH 03235.