The Rev. Leroy Foreman


The Rev. Leroy Foreman, 80, a retired clergy member of the Great Plains conference, born February 24, 1941; died Oct. 20, 2021. He served churches at Basehor-Fairmount, Humboldt-Big Creek, Horton, Junction City, Otterbein United Methodist in Chanute and Berryton. Following his Berryton appointment, he served as the chaplain at the Parsons State Hospital and Training Center until retirement in 2006. He was honored as chaplain of the year by the Kansas Association of Chaplains in 2003. Survivors include his wife, Linda Foreman of the home; daughter, Lisa Foreman; a son, Brian Foreman; three grandchildren, and three brothers. A memorial service was held October 25, 2021 at First United Methodist Church of Owasso, Oklahoma, with the Rev. Jim Cinocca officiating. A memorial service was held October 30, 2021 at the Galesburg United Methodist with the Rev. Taud Boatman officiating.