2012-05-12 / Obituaries

Mary Alice Foster

Mary Alice Foster, 79, of Thornville, died May 4, 2012, at Hocking Community Hospital following an extended illness. She was born March 6, 1933, in Newark, the daughter of the late Warren and Helen (Sheppard) Swartz. She was a 1952 graduate of Newark High School. A homemaker, Mary Alice was an active member of the Buckeye Lake Eagles Auxiliary #2801.

She is survived by her husband, Herman Foster; sons, Kip (Amber) Foster of Union Furnace and Don (Kathy) Ward of Indiana; and grandsons, Brandon, Jonathan and Thomas Ward of Boston, MA, Kyle and Lexie Foster of Millersport, and Blake, Dalton and Annamary Foster of Union Furnace.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her three sisters and three brothers.

A funeral service celebrating her life was held May 9, 2012, at the Thornville home of The Hoskinson-Schoedinger Funeral & Cremation Service, preceded by Eagle Auxiliary services. Burial followed at Lutheran Reformed Cemetery in Thornville.

An on-line guest register and video tribute are available at www.hoskinsonfuneral.com.

Hoskinson-Schoedinger Funeral & Cremation Service is honored to care for the Foster family.

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