Herbert S Foreman |
Herbert Stanley Foreman passed away on September 2, 2013 at home, in Millbrae California. He was 87. Herbert was a devoted husband of 65 years to Margaret. He was a loving father, and is survived by his children Marion Palo, JoAnn(Jack)LaFargue and Paul (Yuwen) Foreman. He was a wonderful grandfather to his 6 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Herbert was born in Clearlake, CA. He attended school in Nevada City. He enlisted in the Army during WWII and served with valor in the Pacific. Herbert graduated from San Francisco State University with a MA in education. He then taught school for several years before joining the staff of the California Teachers Association. He retired from the CTA after 36 years.
Herb was a passionate aviator. He helped start the San Carlos pilot's association and owned several planes. He wrote over 700 biographies of local pilots. The biographies appeared monthly in "In Flight Magazine" for 16 years.
He will sorely missed by his family and many friends at the Sky Kitchen round table.
A memorial will be held on October 3rd from 2-5 PM at the Hiller Aviation Museum, San Carlos, CA
Published in San Francisco Chronicle on Sept. 8, 2013