Tab Neff Foust

October 23, 1961 - October 18, 2016

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Friday, October 28, 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Young Family Funeral Home, Kendallville Chapel


Friday, October 28, 12:00 PM
Young Family Funeral Home, Kendallville Chapel


Tab Neff Foust, 54, of Kendallville died Tuesday, October 18, 2016, at 5:13 a.m. in Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne following a six-year battle with cancer.

He honorably served in the U.S. Army as an engineer.

Mr. Foust had worked for Aluminum Recovery in Kendallville as a maintenance supervisor.

He was a member of the Kendallville VFW Post 2749 Auxiliary and Kendallville American Legion Post 86 and attended Ivy Tech Community College.

Tab enjoyed kayaking with his step-grandson, camping, and playing pool. An artistic and creative person, he loved woodworking and making things with his hands. He was an avid Colts fan.

He was born October 23, 1961, in Kendallville to Robert and Carolyn S. (Martin) Foust. His father preceded him in death.

Surviving are his mother and stepfather, Carolyn and Tom Mortimore of Kendallville; two step-daughters, Michelle Keck of Kendallville and Chris (Tony) Burford of Big Turkey Lake; a step-grandson, Kody Martin; a sister, Dawn E.A. (Don) Reed of Kendallville; a brother, Robert (Sarah Blair) Foust of Kendallville; a step-sister, Kay Ann (Mike) Tuttle of Huntington; and two step-brothers, Thomas J. (Cindy) Mortimore, Jr. of Huntington and Wade P. Mortimore of Dayton, Ohio.

A memorial service will be held Friday, October 28, 2016, at noon in Young Family Funeral Home, Kendallville Chapel, 222 South State Street, Kendallville. Burial will be in the Sedan Cemetery, Corunna.

Honor guard services will be provided by Kendallville VFW Post 2749, Kendallville American Legion Post 86, and Rome City American Legion Post 381.

A gathering of family and friends will be Friday, October 28, 2016, from 10 a.m. to noon in the funeral home.

Preferred memorials are to Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana, 6316 Mutual Drive, Fort Wayne, Indiana, 46825

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Alice Martin
October 28th, 2016 2:52pm

So sorry for the passing o f Tab..

Todd, Tricia, Jacob & Loren Anderson
October 28th, 2016 12:47pm
Hudson, IN

So sorry Chris for your loss. Our prayers are with you and your family.

Terry Gillian
October 25th, 2016 10:12pm

Prayers to the family,Tab was a childhood friend and will truly be missed! Loved him like a brother!!

Richard & Sue Hamilton
October 25th, 2016 4:23pm

Carolyn & Tom. Our very sincere condolences to you and your family on the loss of your beloved son.

Stacia Henry
October 21st, 2016 9:29pm
Orlando, FL

Prayers and sympathy to the family! RIP my dear cousin. You will be missed. With Love, Stacia

Kenny & Lois Martin
October 21st, 2016 12:28pm

Sorry about the passing of Tab----Praying for your Family.

Michael and Amy Martin
October 21st, 2016 5:24am
Auburn, In.

Sorry to hear of Tabs passing , our prayers are with you all.

Colleen Hutchinson
October 20th, 2016 12:15am
Adrian, MI

So sorry to hear of Tabs passing. I'll never forget his love for the Colts and his Grandson. RIP.

Tom and Jane Hulen
October 19th, 2016 4:42pm
Wolcottville, IN

Carolyn and family - our thoughts and prayers are with you at this very, very sad time - Blessings, Tom and Jane