Earle C. Foote


Earle C. Foote

airplane mechanic

Earle C. Foote, 78, of Gladstone, Mo., passed away February 2, 2012 surrounded by his family.

He was born on April 29, 1933 to Ralph E. and Jane Foote in Providence. He was raised in Warwick and graduated from Gorton High School in 1951. Earle served proudly during the Korean War in the U..S Air Force. After his military career, Earle married Naomi Martin, and they enjoyed over 40 years together before her death in 1997. He worked for many years in the airline industry as a mechanic, retiring from TWA in 1995.

Survivors include his daughter, Tammy Schasteen and her husband, Butch; a son, Randy Foote and his wife, Connie; two brothers, Ralph Foote and his wife, Eleanor, of Warwick and Ernie Foote and his wife, Vivian; four grandchildren, Travis, Heather, Clinton and Kristin; and a great-granddaughter, Riley.

Services were held Feb. 7 at White Chapel Funeral Home. Burial was in White Chapel Memorial Gardens.