Michael F. Foran Jr.

Born: Mon., Oct. 24, 1938
Died: Sat., May 14, 2016


11:00 AM to 12:00 PM, Sat., May 28, 2016
Location: St. Stephen Roman Catholic Church

Mass of Christian Burial

12:00 PM Sat., May 28, 2016
Location: St. Stephen Roman Catholic Church

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Michael F. Foran, Jr., age 77, of Pottsville, PA , passed away after a year long battle with lymphoma and kidney failure on Saturday, May 14th, 2016 at his home.

Born in Minersville, PA on October 24, 1938, he was the son of the late Michael F. and Margaret (Wenner) Foran.

Mike was a graduate of Minersville High School, Class of 1956. He worked for the Hexcel Corp. in Pottsville and was a member of the St. Stephen Roman Catholic Church in Port Carbon.

Mike lived to fish and also enjoyed to go bowling and bowled with the Holy Name Society and other local leagues.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son Matthew Foran, a brother Harry Foran, and a sister Arlene Rizzardi.

Mike is survived by his wife of 50 years, Kathleen (Pekarik) Foran, Palo Alto; a daughter Cheryl Ahlborn and her husband James, Pittsburgh; a son Stephen Foran, Hardinsburg, Kentucky; 3 granddaughters, who gave him much comfort with his pain: Emma and Amelia Foran and Kathryn Ahlborn; 2 sisters: Helen Soellner, Orwigsburg and Elizabeth Lesky, Minersville; and nieces and nephews, who knew him as uncle Red

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Stephen Roman Catholic Church in Port Carbon at 12Noon on Saturday, May 28th, with Rev. David W. Karns officiating.

Relatives and Friends are invited to visit with the family on Saturday morning from 11-12noon at the Church.

Interment will be held private.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Stephen's Church Memorial Fund 218 Valley Street, Port Carbon, PA 17965.

The Robert A Evans Jr Funeral Home, 208 Pike St, Port Carbon is in charge of arrangements.

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