Dec. 5, 1946-April 16, 2006

Monday, April 17, 2006

Robert S. Foy, 59, Crawfordsville, died Saturday at his residence.

Born in Crawfordsville, he was the son of Donald S. And Minnie A. (Hancock) Foy.

A 1965 graduate of Crawfordsville High School, he had served in the U.S. Air Force, and 16 years in the Indiana National Guard at Crawfordsville, retiring in 1992. He was a member of New Market United Methodist Church and had been a member of Washington Avenue Presbyterian Church. He was a member of Indiana Bell Pioneers.

He had worked for Indiana Bell and Ameritech as a telephone installer for 26 years, and worked for Johnson Controls in maintenance for five years. He last worked as a custodian at Southmont High School for three years.

He married Sue L. Pruitt on Aug. 26, 1972 at New Market. She survives.

Also surviving are a son, Brian Foy and wife Georgia, Greencastle; a daughter, Marsha Foy, Crawfordsville; his father, Crawfordsville; and brother Roger Foy, Crawfordsville.

He was preceded in death by his mother and grandparents Stephen and Mildred Foy.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Powers-Priebe Funeral Home, Crawfordsville, with John Van Nuys and Aaron Hobbs officiating. Burial will be in Oak Hill North Cemetery, Crawfordsville.

Visitation is 5-8 p.m. Tuesday.

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